Skidmore College

Saratoga Springs, NY

Skidmore College

Saratoga Springs, NY

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Tuition & Fees

$58,278

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
700
25th
610
75th
703
25th
610
75th
34
25th
27
75th
30
25th
24
75th
31
25th
27
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undergraduateRatios

40%

male

60%

female

8

students

1

faculty

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Very Selective

32%

acceptance rate

Accepted 3,356
Declined 7,077
Total Received 10,433
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Private

2,817

undergraduate students

1

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

Skidmore College is a private, liberal arts college. Founded in 1903, it adopted coeducation in 1971. Its 890-acre campus is located in Saratoga Springs, 30 miles from Albany.

Official website Visit website
Application link Apply online
Public/private Private
Campus enrollment 2,818
Established in 1903
Coeducational Coeducational

Social Networks

890-acre campus in Saratoga Springs (population: 28,005), 30 miles from Albany. Served by bus and train; air serves Albany. School operates transportation to various locations in town.

  • Campus Setting: Small town

Skidmore College
815 North Broadway
Saratoga Springs, NY
12866

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
89%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
100%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age
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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
32%
Top 1/4
62%
Top 1/2
90%
Bottom 1/2
10%
Bottom 1/4
2%

Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
700
25th
610
75th
703
25th
610
75th
34
25th
27
75th
30
25th
24
75th
31
25th
27

Admissions Facts

Application fee $65
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Recommended
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline (final deadline) January 15
School has early decision program yes
Early decision program application deadline November 15
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required of some SAT Subject Tests Considered if submitted

Very Selective

32%

acceptance rate

Accepted 3,356
Declined 7,077
Total Received 10,433

Admissions Factors

Required

Recommendations
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language
Completion of college-prepatory program
Secondary School Record

Recommended

Secondary School Rank
Secondary School GPA

Neither required nor recommended

Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Formal demonstration of competencies

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Other

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Other
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors
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Financial Aid

52%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$46,581

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $57,066
Room $9,178
Board $6,346
Additional fees $1,212
Books & supplies $1,300
Total $75,102
Average Financial Aid - $46,581
Total with Avg. Aid $28,521
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Financial Facts

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Financial Aid Office


P: 518 580-5750
F: 518 580-5752
finaid@skidmore.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
Baseball
Basketball
Equestrian
Field hockey
Golf
Ice hockey
Lacrosse
Rowing
Soccer
Softball
Swimming and diving
Tennis
Volleyball

Intramural/Recreational Sports

Alpine skiing, basketball, circus, cycling, dance, fly fishing, golf, hip hop dance, hockey, martial arts, Nordic skiing, polo, quidditch, running, sailing, snow sports, ultimate Frisbee, yoga

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Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Liberty League, New England Hockey Conference, IHSA

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
American/United States Studies/Civilization.
Anthropology, General.
Art History, Criticism and Conservation.
Asian Studies/Civilization.
Biology/Biological Sciences, General.
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other.
Business/Commerce, General.
Chemistry, General.
Computer and Information Sciences, General.
Dance, General.
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General.
Economics, General.
Education, General.
Elementary Education and Teaching.
English Language and Literature, General.
Environmental Science.
Environmental Studies.
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other.
Exercise Physiology and Kinesiology.
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other.
French Language and Literature.
French Studies.
Geology/Earth Science, General.
German Language and Literature.
History, General.
International Relations and Affairs.
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies.
Mathematics, General.
Music History, Literature, and Theory.
Neuroscience.
Philosophy.
Physics, General.
Political Science and Government, General.
Psychology, General.
Religion/Religious Studies.
Social Sciences, Other.
Social Work.
Sociology, General.
Spanish Language and Literature.
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Most Popular Majors

  1. Business
  2. Psychology
  3. English

Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Self-designed majors

Pre-professional Programs

  • Pre-dentistry
  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine
  • Pre-veterinary science

2,818

total students

35%

in-state

65%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

100%

2,817
students

Female
60%
1,688

Male
40%
1,129

0%

1
students

Female
100%
1

Male
0%
0

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

94%

2,656
students

Female
60%
1,586

Male
40%
1,070

6%

161
students

Female
63%
102

Male
37%
59

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Student Break-down

10%
Nonresident aliens
5%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
5%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
10%
Hispanic/Latino
60%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
5%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

6%

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Essay or personal statement Required of All
Interview Recommended of All
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All

Transfer Application Deadline

Fall: April 1

Spring: November 15

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

60

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

60

semester hours

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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 65
Countries most often represented Canada
China
Hong Kong
India
Singapore
Uk/england
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
Host family program
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation
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