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Introduction to Skidmore for Juniors and Sophomores

Dear high school juniors and sophomores,

Thanks for your interest in Skidmore! We know it's challenging to identify a college that meets your educational and personal needs and ambitions. That's why we encourage you to explore colleges as early as sophomore year. This spring we're offering several open houses for juniors and sophomores. Please use the links below to register to attend:


Register for February 17, 2020 here REGISTER

Register for March 20, 2020 here     REGISTER

Register for April 20, 2020 here        REGISTER

Tentative Program Schedule 



8:45 a.m. Early Arrival Tours of Campus
General campus tour, science-focused tour, or arts-focused tour
Departing from Lobby, Zankel Music Center
9:30–10 a.m.
Lobby, Zankel Music Center
10–10:30 a.m. Welcome
Ladd Hall, Zankel Music Center
10:30–11:15 a.m. Student Panel
Ladd Hall, Zankel Music Center
11:15–11:40 a.m. Break
Lobby, Zankel Music Center
11:40–11:45 a.m. Summer Pre-College Program
Ladd Hall, Zankel Music Center
11:45 a.m.–12:15 p.m. Applying to Skidmore
Ladd Hall, Zankel Music Center
12:15–1:15 p.m. Lunch in Murray-Aikins Dining Hall
1:15–2:15 p.m. Optional afternoon tour
General campus tour
Departing from Starbuck Center Courtyard