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Office of Conferences and Events

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Student Summer Housing Overview

SESSION 1 AND SESSION 1 + 2 IS FULL. You may submit an application to be put on a wait list pending any additional space that opens up.

SESSION 2 IS STILL AVAILABLE

We are thrilled you are planning on joining us on campus this summer!  Whether you are taking a class, doing research or working to support our campus, Skidmore and Saratoga Springs are the places to be for an unforgettable summer!

We anticipate that all COVID-19 mitigation protocols, will remain in place on campus during summer 2022.  Students should also anticipate that on-campus and in-person academic, clinical and other services and supports will be more limited during the summer months.  

How to Apply

  1. Review Student Summer Housing Dates and take note of the sessions you will require housing for.
  2. Submit an Online Application. Once signed into OKTA click the "StarRez Portal" tile.

    SESSION 1 AND SESSION 1 + 2 IS FULL. You may submit an application to be put on a wait list pending any additional space that opens up.

    SESSION 2 IS STILL AVAILABLE

  3. Please contact us immediately to request any changes to be made to your housing dates after the timeframe has passed to edit your application. 

Summer Student Housing is available to

  • Students enrolled in Skidmore College Summer Sessions Classes for credit
  • Students participating in Summer Collaborative Research
  • Students enrolled in a Skidmore sponsored internship or Skidmore Independent Study for credit
  • Student employees working on campus (must be verified by supervisor)
  • Students must be fully vaccinated and boosted
  • Students who do not meet the eligibility requirements listed above, but have a compelling reason to stay for any portion of the summer are invited to email Conferences and Events

Important Dates for Summer 2022

  • March 1: Summer Sessions course registration opens
  • April 1: Housing Application opens (On-campus housing is not available to visiting students)
  • May 2: Housing Application deadline for Session 1 (May 30 - July 2), Session 3 (May 30 - August 6), & On Campus Employment (May 30 - August 21)
  • June 6: Housing Application deadline for Session 2 (July 6 - August 8)

Move-In and Move-Out Dates

  • May 30: Summer Session 1 & 3 Move-In
    • Spring 2022 residents who are approved for summer housing must move out of their spring housing entirely, leave campus and return to their summer housing assignment no earlier than May 30.
    • Any students approved to stay on campus until the start of Summer Session 1 & 3 and will be billed the weekly rate. Students must be ready to move to their summer assignment as it becomes available within 36 hours.
  • July 2: Summer Session 1 Move-Out
  • July 3: Summer Session 2 Move-In
  • August 6: Summer Session 2 & 3 Move-Out
  • Students staying for on campus employment will transition from their Summer Assignment to their Fall 2022 assignment at the conclusion of the summer period.
  • Housing outside of the session requires prior approval. Please contact us if you require housing outside of these dates.

See more information about dates in the Summer Calendar.

Additional Information

Summer Housing Rates

For information about rates view our Summer Housing Rates page.

Summer Meal Plans

Students will be able to purchase meals plans online, in a process similar to that used during the academic year. For more information on meal plan types, summer Dining Hall hours and how to sign up for a meal plan, please visit the Dining Hall's page.

Housing Cancellation Deadlines and No Shows

  • Summer Room Charges will be posted to your student account at the start of the summer housing term.
  • Students wishing to cancel their housing must request a cancellation by May 18 for Session 1 arrival, or by June 22 for Session 2 arrival.  Cancellations must be submitted to conferences-events-list@skidmore.edu

  • Students enrolled in Summer Session classes who cancel their housing during the add/ drop period as a result of dropping a summer session class will be charged a minimum of one week of housing or for the length of time in housing, whichever is greater. Refer to Summer Session Calendar for add/drop dates.
  • No shows will be charged for the full term for which they applied

Students are housed based on their purpose on campus

  • Students are grouped based on arrival and departure dates, but you may request to live with others with the same housing dates when you apply. 
  • Requests for roommates/housemates with different housing dates may be honored. 
  • Limited substance free and quiet housing is available. Please note this may impact roommate preferences.

Vaccination Requirements

Skidmore College will be requiring that any student who is living, studying, working, conducting research or doing an internship on campus this summer be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. 

How to Apply

  1. Review Student Summer Housing Dates and take note of the sessions you will require housing for.
  2. Submit an Online Application. Once signed into OKTA click the "StarRez Portal" tile.

    SESSION 1 AND SESSION 1 + 2 IS FULL. You may submit an application to be put on a wait list pending any additional space that opens up.

    SESSION 2 IS STILL AVAILABLE

  3. Please contact us immediately to request any changes to be made to your housing dates after the timeframe has passed to edit your application. 

Questions, Clarifications, Concerns? Please Contact Us!

Office of Conferences and Events
Tel: 518-580-5050
Email: conferences-events-list@skidmore.edu