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Admissions Decision Information: The Admissions Office mailed decisions to applicants with U.S. mailing addresses on Friday, March 23. Applicants with non-U.S. mailing addresses will receive their decisions via e-mail on Monday, March 26.
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Transfer Open House

Friday, March 2, 2018

Please join us for an Open House on Friday, March 2, 2018, for students considering transfer to Skidmore.

You will have the opportunity to meet with faculty, attend a student panel, tour the campus, and meet other students, including some who have transferred to Skidmore.

Registration takes place in the lobby of the Tang Teaching Museum. Listed below is the schedule for the day:


Optional visit opportunities on Friday, March 2:

To enhance your visit to Skidmore, you may wish to arrive early on Friday to attend a class, have an interview with an Admissions counselor, attend an Admissions group information session and/or take a campus tour. Interviews, information sessions, and tours on Friday require a reservation.

Friday, March 2

Time Event
8:30 - 11:00 a.m. (Optional) Admissions Interviews
Eissner Admissions Center, Appointment Required

(Optional) General campus tour (repeated at 2:30 p.m.)
Leaving from Eissner Admissions Center at 9:30 a.m.

(Optional) Attend a morning class
Please see instructions for attending a class here
11:00 - 11:15 a.m. Program registration
Lobby, Tang Teaching Museum
11:15 - 11:45 a.m. Welcome
Payne Room, Tang Teaching Museum

Applying as a Transfer Student to Skidmore College

Financial Aid Information
11:45 - 12:30 p.m. Transfer Experience
Payne Room, Tang Teaching Museum
12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Lunch with students and faculty (presentations on academics, research, internships, study abroad)
Second Floor, Murray-Aikins Dining Hall
1:30 - 2:15 p.m. Perspectives on Student Life at Skidmore (Student Panel)
Second Floor, Murray-Aikins Dining Hall
2:30 - 3:45 p.m. Student-guided campus tours (select one on your registration)

a) General campus tour 
Departing from Murray-Aikins Dining Hall Lobby, Ending at Tang Teaching Museum

b) Science-focused tour
Departing from Murray-Aikins Dining Hall Lobby, Ending at Tang Teaching Museum

c) Visual and performing arts-focused tour
Departing from Murray-Aikins Dining Hall Lobby, Ending at Tang Teaching Museum

2:30 - 4:00 p.m. (Optional) Admissions Interviews
Eissner Admissions Center, Appointment Required


If you would like to meet with a varsity coach, please contact the Athletics Office at 518-580-5370 prior to your visit. 


If you would like to register for the program please complete the following:


(OPTIONAL) If you would like to interview with Admissions during your visit, please call the Admissions Office at 1-800-867-6007 to make an appointment.
Please give us some information about yourself.


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