Make this place your own
The Office of Residential Life is here to help you navigate your college experience. By choosing to live on campus and attend a residential college, you are joining a tight-knit community.
The Office of Residential Life guides students as they navigate the challenges and opportunities presented by community living experiences. Our office promotes student success by fostering communities that value equity, holistic development, inclusivity, and wellbeing.
The Office of Residential Life provides students with housing, assists in students' transition to college life, handles student conduct, and promotes and provides residential programming and education. We are also always here to help and are more than happy to assist you in finding any office or resource on campus. Mission and Core Values
news and events
We are currently accepting Resident Assistant (RA) & Community Assistant (CA) applications for the 2022-2023 academic year! Any student who has live on-campus for at least one semester is invited to apply to be an RA. Students must have at least two semesters of RA experience to apply for the CA role. Please follow the link below to our hiring page to learn more about each position and process.
Students in the Class of 2022, 2023, and 2024 may apply for a room change, if interested.
Keep an eye on your email and our Instagram for news on upcoming events. Follow us on Instagram @skidmorereslife!
Explore our Campus
Choosing a College is a big decision and it's important to consider many aspects. Take a minute to explore our Residence Halls and Apartments to see what Residential Life at Skidmore College has to offer.
To get a sense of the programming we offer, check out our Residential Education page or Instagram!
How can we help?
Sending a student to College can be challenging. We view and treat our students as maturing adults, but understand that sometimes parents want to seek further information so they can assist in their students' transition. We welcome parent questions and always attempt to provide information about our policies, processes, and facilities.