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Inclement Weather Update

Due to current weather conditions, Skidmore College will suspend operations tomorrow, Sunday, January 20, 2019.

Residence halls and the dining hall will remain open for students on campus and those who are able to return to campus on Sunday. However, all other scheduled activities have been cancelled.

Essential staff should report as scheduled. Facilities Services will continue to work throughout the storm. Read more at

First-Year Experience

Welcome, Class of 2022! 

Congratulations to those accepted into Skidmore's Class of 2022! You and your family should be proud.

If you have any questions about your first year at Skidmore, feel free to contact the Office of the First-Year Experience at 518-580-8111 or May the rest of your senior year in high school be rewarding, and once again, welcome to Skidmore!


Next Steps After Enrolling

  • Be on the lookout for a letter about setting up your Skidmore email. Important paperwork will be sent to you, using your Skidmore email address, throughout the summer months.
  • Check important dates and deadlines (dates will be updated as they become available).
  • You are invited to attend an Accepted Candidate Day event, held on campus on April 6, April 13, or April 16. Registration starts in late March, so keep an eye on your email.

Life at Skidmore

Keep up with a different Skidmore student each week by following the @LifeAtSkidmore instagram account! They’ll show you around campus, take you to class and give you an understanding of what attending Skidmore College is really like.

Check out the residence halls to see more about where you'll be living. There are additional photos, and packing tips, on the Living at Skidmore Pinterest board.

What's on the menu? Check out our award-winning Murray-Aikins Dining Hall.

Still have questions? Connect with one of our Admissions Ambassadors.

Get Social!

Join the Class of 2022 group on Facebook, and meet other members of your class.

Post photos and videos of you receiving your acceptance letter with #Skidmore2022.

Download a new Skidmore profile photo for social media, your phone, or your computer.