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Welcome to Shawnee State University!

Are you planning to become a Shawnee Bear? We are thrilled you've chosen Shawnee State University and we can't wait to see you on campus at one of our New Student Orientations!

Expect to have fun, learn even more about SSU services for students, meet with advisors, get to know other new students, get your class schedule, and much, much more!

New students starting Fall 2020

Registration for on campus Orientation is now live! Log in to your MySSU and click the Orientation tab for more details.

We will have new student orientation on the following dates:

  • Saturday, April 18
  • Saturday, May 9
  • Saturday, June 6
  • Tuesday, June 9
  • Thursday, June 18
  • Tuesday, July 21
  • Thursday, July 23

If you have not yet completed your application to Shawnee State University, you can apply for admission here:

Apply for Admission

About Orientation

Orientation is your official welcome as a new student and is designed to help you succeed. During the day, you'll work with an advisor to finalize your class schedule and plan your degree path. You'll also learn everything you need to know about the "business of being a student" at Shawnee State University.

Need help?

Brittany Bazler
Orientation Coordinator
(740) 351-3601

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