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Skidmore College
Off-Campus Study & Exchanges


Meet with an Advisor!

Our advisors are available to meet by appointment between the hours of 9:00 am and 12:00 pm and 1:00pm to 4:00pm, Monday through Friday. Same day appointments are often available.

General Advising

If you would like to schedule an appointment to discuss any of our approved programs, the process or policies related to studying abroad, eligibility requirements, questions about your application or the course form, etc., please use this link to schedule the time that works best for you:

You can also email, call our office (x5355),  or stop by our office to schedule a time that works best for you.

Skidmore Programs

If you would like to discuss a specific Skidmore program, please use the following links to schedule a meeting with the appropriate advisor:

As always, you can call, email, or stop by our office in Starbuck 202  if you'd like help setting up a time to meet. 

advising resources

The OCSE staff have made a variety of online resources available to you. 

Pathways to Off-Campus Study

This guide will help you to think about various questions surrounding your decision to study off-campus.  What type of program are you looking for? How will credits transfer? How will you budget for your semester off-campus?  There are a lot of considerations and this guide will help you to better understand what you need to be thinking about before you select a program. 

Virtual off-Campus Study Fair

Our OCSE Fair went virtual for fall 2020 and the resources are available for you to explore.  All of our providers, including Skidmore programs, offer videos, blogs, and links for additional information in this virtual format. Click through and explore the different program options you have for spring 2021 and beyond.


View the following advising videos to answer some of the most frequently asked questions about off-campus study.

Which off-campus study program is right for you?
How to Apply?
Studying off campus during Sophomore Year
Finances and off-campus study

List of Programs

All of our off-campus programs, Skidmore programs and approved programs, can be found in our MyOCSE portal. There are a variety of search features. Once you find the program you want to apply, your online application starts here!

Skidmore Course Equivalency Matrix

Curious how specific courses you take off-campus will transfer back to Skidmore? Use our database of approved courses, sorted by either program or major/minor, to check with the Skidmore course equivalent will be for courses you take on an approved program.