Residence Life at Skidmore College


Announcements and Updates

Winter Break Closing

Winter Break wll being on Wednesday, December 23rd, 2016 and run until Sunday, January 22nd.  All On-Campus residential facilities will be closed for the duration of the break starting at 10 am on Wednesday, November 23rd. On-Campus residential facilities will reopen at 2 pm on Sunday, January 22nd. 

Students who are returning to On-Campus housing for the Spring 2017 academic semester looking to stay in their On-Campus housing assignment during the break must complete the Winter Break Housing Form.  The deadline for submission of the form is Friday, December 16th at 4:30 pm.  

Resident Assistant Selection for 2017-2018

The Resident Assistant selection process for the 2017-2018 academic year has begun.  Please see the "Join Res Life" section of this website for more information. 

Housing for Spring 2017

The process for student housing placements for the Spring 2017 semester has begun.  The Office of Residential Life will be emailing students directly regarding their plans for Spring housing if they fall into one of the following catergories:

  • Students returning from abroad
  • Students returning from leave
  • Students residing in a double room with an expected vacancy for the Spring
  • Students residing in an apartment with expected vacancies for the Spring

Specfic details concerning the entire process will be provided via email.  Student can also refer the 2016-2017 Residential Life and Housing Handbook for more information. 

If you have questions about this process or are returning from abroad or leave and have not heard from us by November 11th, please contact the Office of Residential Life directly at 518-580-5765 or