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Skidmore College
2023 Summer Sessions




Questions about auditing? 
Contact Lilly Routledge


Summer Course Auditor Instructions:

Skidmore College is a vaccinated campus. All students, including Summer Sessions auditors and visiting students, are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and must upload proof of full vaccination at the time of course registration. Please refer to the CDC website ( for the current definition of “fully vaccinated.” Requests for exemption from vaccination for a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief will be considered provided the requested accommodation is reasonable and does not create an undue hardship for the College or pose a direct threat to the health and safety of others or the individual requesting an exemption from this requirement.

1. Select course(s).

Auditors are permitted to audit a maximum of two courses per summer session. Select courses using the online master schedule and the Summer Sessions course list. Please note that summer studio art courses and non-credit art workshops are not available to auditors. If you wish to participate in a non-credit studio art workshop, you must apply as a visiting student using the visiting student application. Students are not permitted to audit courses with limited seating or courses in which the instructor does not permit auditing.

2. Request instructor’s permission via email.

Use the faculty directory to find instructor’s email address.

3. Forward instructor’s email granting you permission to audit the course to

4. Apply online.

Summer Session I registration period for auditors: May 8-19, 2023
Auditor Application Session I  (Available May 8)

Summer Session II registration period for auditors: June 12-23, 2023
Auditor Application Session II (Available June 12)


Application fee

  • $60 (non-refundable) via credit card on the online auditor application, per session

Course fee

  • $250 per course: if you are younger than 55 years old
  • $25 per course: alumni and 55 years or older

Please note: Students exclusively auditing courses do not have access to supplemental services such as the Health Services, Counseling Services, Student Academic Services, departmental tutoring, etc.

theSpring: To obtain access to your online course materials, you will need to request/provision your Skidmore account.  This process will generate your Skidmore username and password, which you will need in order to login to theSpring and other computing resources. If you encounter problems with this process, please contact the IT Help Desk in the Library ( or 518-580-5900).

Questions about auditing?
Contact Lilly Routledge at or 518-580-5458