Congratulations on being accepted into Skidmore's Class of 2024, a class that comes from one of the biggest applicant pools in our history!
We're excited to help make your Skidmore transition as seamless as possible. Be sure to bookmark the FYE homepage for key dates & deadlines and other information as it becomes available. If you have questions, please contact us at 518-580-8111 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Director of the First-Year Experience
& Associate Professor of Sociology
FYI from FYE
A monthly newsletter produced in May, June, July and August to help you get ready to join your classmates in August. Families can sign up below.
Don't forget that as a member of the Class of 2024, you are eligible for a 25% discount — online or in person — for branded apparel or merchandise!
You've enrolled at Skidmore! What's next? For starters, be on the lookout for a letter explaining how to set up your Skidmore email. Important documents will be sent to you via this email address. Below, you can click on each month for key dates and deadlines.
May 1: Enrollment deadline (opens in mid-March)
May 5: Date by which email accounts MUST BE set-up or you'll miss May 6 email regarding Scribner Seminar selection, Academic Interest, Summer Advising, etc.
May 18: Deadline for FYE Scribner Seminars & academic interests preferences
May 18: Expository Writing Directed Self-Placement and Quantitative Reasoning Diagnostic Placement
June 1–June 22: Summer Advising
June 15: Deadline for Housing Questionnaire
June 15–July 15: Pre-Orientation registration open (optional)
June 15–July 15: Window/deadline for Skidmore College Installment Plan (SCIP) enrollment
June 23-24: Fall course registration opens
July 1–August 15: Window/deadline for Skidmore ID photo submission
July 24: Dining Services Survey due (emailed July 7)
August 1 (or earlier): Housing assignments emailed
August 1:Health Forms available
August 1: Health Insurance Forms (online enroll/waive form)
August 15: Deadline for Skidmore ID photo submission
August 15: Fall semester bill due/last day to enroll in installment payment plan (SCIP)
Mid-August: Interest in Music Lessons/Ensembles Form Due
August 24: FYE London participants arrive
August 30: Deadline for Reflection and Projection (RAP) exercise
September 3: Pre-Orientation participants arrive
September 6: All remaining students arrive for New Student Orientation
September 9: Fall classes begin