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Skidmore College
First-Year Experience in London

London FYE
Dates, Deadlines and Forms

Welcome London FYE students from the Class of 2025! We are very excited for you to spend your first semester at Skidmore College in London.

This page provides an overview of what forms and documents you need to submit for London and provides a timeline of the communication to expect over the spring and summer months. Please also check out the London FYE calendar for the semester dates!

All dates are subject to change!


Deadline Activity

May 5

Upon receipt of IT information from Admissions. Email accounts MUST BE set-up by May 5th so your MyOCSE account can be created in the OCSE Applicant Portal.

Create Email

Enroll in online tuition E-Bill and add/authorize all users who will need access to your billing statement
Ongoing Log-in to your account in the OCSE Applicant Portal (after you receive your log-in information by email from Kendra Nelson, London FYE Program Manager)
May 13 Academic Interest Form
May 20 Expository Writing Directed Self-Placement
May 27 Quantitative Reasoning Diagnostic Placement
Late May London Scribner Seminar Selection Form due (in OCSE Applicant Portal)
Late May Register your MyIESabroad London account (after you receive your log-in information by email)
June 15 First month to enroll in installment payment plan (SCIP)
Late June Register for group flight to London
July 1 London post-acceptance forms due in the OCSE Applicant portal and the IES portal. 
July 1-August 9 Photo Submission for Skidmore ID
July 16-August 5 Summer Advising (tentative)
August 1 Skidmore College Health Forms (IMPORTANT: If you last physical was prior to August 2020, please make an appointment now to be sure you will be able to complete the required health forms by August 1.) Additional health forms required for London. 
August 1 Health Insurance Forms (online enroll/waive form)
August 15 Fall semester bill due/last day to enroll in installment payment plan (SCIP)
Part I-August 2-Sept. 3;
Part II-October TBA
(Course opens August 2 and must be completed by Sept. 3)
Health Education Course (instructions and links will be sent to your Skidmore email in late July)
August 31 RAP
Ongoing SUNS Registration