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Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania
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​Established ​1871

 

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2016-17 ENROLLMENT

Undergraduate: 5,912

Graduate: 1,077

Total Headcount: 6,989​​​​

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President

Laurie A Carter, J.D.

Laurie A Carter



On August 7, 2017, Laurie A Carter, J.D., became the 17th president of Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania. Prior to coming to Shippensburg University, Carter was the executive vice president and university counsel for Eastern Kentucky University, a regional, public university enrolling more than 16,000 students in Richmond, KY. As executive vice president at Eastern Kentucky, Carter served on the president’s cabinet and assumed responsibility for the university in the president’s absence. She provided leadership for 33 departments, including the University Counsel’s Office and the Division of Student Success, overseeing a budget of more than $71 million. She created the Student Success Center and initiated a program for first generation college students at EKU. Learn more>​

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