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First-Year Experience

Dates, Deadlines and Forms

Class of 2024 Dates and Deadlines will become available in the spring.  Please check back in April. 

































































































































































Class of 2024 Dates and Deadlines will become available in the spring.  Please check back in April. 









































































































 Class of 2024 Dates and Deadlines will become available in the spring.  Please check back in April. 










































































































Class of 2023 Dates and Deadlines: 

Please refer to Professor Casey's email for information about dates and deadlines (sent the week of May 6th) and instructions for logging into the FYE Checklist through the Registrar's Student System.    

 To access your Skidmore email go to

Deadline Activity

May 5

Upon receipt of IT information from Admissions.  Email accounts MUST BE set-up by May 5th or you will miss the FYE email regarding Scribner Seminar selection, Academic Interest, Summer Advsing, etc.

Create Email 
May 15 Academic Interest Form
May 15 Scribner Seminar Selection Form (Scribner Seminar Descriptions)
May 20 Expository Writing Directed Self-Placement
June  5 -July 12 Pre-Orientation Registration
June 10-17**  NEW START DATE Housing Questionnaire
May 31- June 21 Summer Advising
June 14 First month to enroll in installment payment plan (SCIP)
June 19 or 20 Registration
July 3 Dining Services Survey sent out via Skidmore email
July 1-August 15 ID Photo Submission
August 1 Health Forms (forms are available now)
July 26 Dining Services Survey DUE  
August 1 Health Insurance Forms (online enroll/waive form)
August 15 Fall semester bill due/last day to enroll in installment payment plan (SCIP) 
Mid August Interest in Music Lessons/Ensembles Form
Part I-August 1-31; Part II-October TBA (Course opens August 1 and must be completed by August 31) Health Education Course (instructions and links will be sent to your Skidmore email in late July)

August 30


ASAP: Enroll in online tuition E-Bill and add/authorize all users who will need access to your billing statement. E-Bill
Ongoing Vehicle Registration
Ongoing SUNS Registration




Month Emails and Mail to Expect
  • Bursar's Office Information about Skidmore's payment plans (US Postal Service and online)
  • Office of the First-Year Experience (EMAIL) 
  • Summer Reading (US Postal Service)
  • Registration and Academic Advising (EMAIL)
  • Housing Questionairre (EMAIL)
  • Housing Assignments (late July via EMAIL)
  • Health Insurance Enroll/Waive Information (ONLINE-Login)
  • Tuition Insurance Information (ONLINE- Login)
  • Work Study Information (EMAIL)

Post Office Boxes (ONLINE - Login)



Deadline/Due Date Activity
ASAP Enroll in E-Bill and authorize all users who need access to your billing statement
June 15-Aug 15 SCIP -Monthly installment plan enrollment dates
August 1  Online enroll/waive insurance form must be completed
August 15  Fall semester bill due
September 4 TSP



Dates Group
Monday, August 19 - Wednesday, August 21, 2019 London Orientation
TBA-Athletics will contact fall athletes Early Fall Athletes Includes men’s soccer, women’s soccer, field hockey and volleyball. 
(Men’s tennis, women’s tennis and golf  arrival TBA)  
Monday August 26 – Thursday, August 29, 2019 International Student Orientation
Thursday, August 29-Sunday, September 1, 2019 Pre-Orientation
Sunday, September 1-Friday, September 6, 2019 New Student Orientation