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Skidmore College
Opportunity Program (OP)

Summer Academic Institute

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Welcome Class of 2025!

Summer Academic Institute Calendar - Summer 2021

Friday, July 2
Students from outside the northeast arrive to Skidmore
Saturday, July 3
All NYS students arrive to Skidmore. Orientation begins.
Tuesday, July 6 -
Friday, August 6
Friday, August 6
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Summer Academic Institute End of Summer Celebration-Location TBD
Saturday, August 5
Students travel home.

May 3
Create Skidmore Email Account
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.
May 13
Academic Interest Form
May 12
Scribner Seminar Selection Form (Scribner Seminar Descriptions)
May 17
Expository Writing Directed Self-Placement
May 2 - June 8
OP Summer Advising-Course Selection
June 1 – 15
ID Photo Submission
June 2 - July 9
Pre-Orientation Registration
June 3 – 14
Housing Questionnaire
June 11
First month to enroll in installment payment plan (SCIP)
July 1
Dining Services Survey sent out via Skidmore email
July 23
Dining Services Survey DUE
August 2
Health Forms Due
August 14
Fall semester bill due/last day to enroll in installment payment plan (SCIP)
August 30


Monday August 29 - Thursday, September 1, 2021
Thursday, September 1 - Sunday, September 5, 2021
Sunday, September 5 -
Friday, September 10, 2021
Wednesday, September 8, 2021
Classes begin

Skidmore Urgent Notification System Registration (SUNS)

Skidmore's Department of Campus Safety offers staff and students the chance to receive text messages and e-mail notification in the event of an emergency via the Skidmore Urgent Notification System (SUNS).