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Inclement Weather Update

Due to current weather conditions, Skidmore College will suspend operations tomorrow, Sunday, January 20, 2019.

Residence halls and the dining hall will remain open for students on campus and those who are able to return to campus on Sunday. However, all other scheduled activities have been cancelled.

Essential staff should report as scheduled. Facilities Services will continue to work throughout the storm. Read more at

Purchasing Office


The Purchasing Department can help you book your travel arrangements to take advantage of college discounts, special rates and other services. Through our association with various travel agencies, you can schedule business or personal travel—including your transportation, hotel, entertainment and travel insurance. The responsibility for travel accounting lies primarily with the Financial Services Office. On their site you will find links for the policies and documentation you will need on your trip: travel expenses, what items are authorized for reimbursement, and availability/use of Skidmore Business Visa cards.

Travel Agencies

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 travel restriction

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT),
with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
and the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials
Safety Administration (PHMSA), have issued 
an order banning all Samsung Galaxy Note7
smartphone devices from air transportation
in the United States.

Read more here

Travel and Entertainment Policy

Travel Insurance