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Skidmore College

Saratoga Springs, NY

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Web Sitewww.skidmore.edu/
Institution TypePrivate
CoeducationalYes
Undergraduate Students2,680
   Women1,614 (60.2%)
   Men1,066 (39.8%)
Graduate Students6

ADMISSION

Entrance DifficultyVery difficult
Overall Admission Rate29% of 9,181 applicants were admitted
Early Action OfferedNo
Early Decision OfferedYes
Regular Admission DeadlineJanuary 15
Selection of Students
FactorVery ImportantImportantConsideredNot Considered
Academic GPAX
Standardized TestsX
EssayX
Extracurricular ActivitiesX
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPANot reported
SAT Math612 average
560-660 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading616 average
560-670 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing617 average
570-670 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite28 average
26-30 range of middle 50%

MONEY MATTERS

Cost of Attendance$67,200
Tuition and Fees
$50,834
Room and Board
$13,530
Average Percent of Need Met100%
Average Freshman Award$43,000
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
$25,001

ACADEMICS

Academic Calendar SystemSemester
General Education/
Core Curriculum
Required
Full-Time Faculty
Teaching Undergraduates
277
Regular Class Size2-9 students: 22% of classes
10-19 students: 50% of classes
20-29 students: 24% of classes
30-39 students: 2% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes

CAMPUS LIFE

Saratoga Springs Population27,315
Nearest Metropolitan AreaAlbany, NY
Freshman Housing GuaranteeFreshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 100% of freshmen, 92% of all students
Athletic ConferencesNCAA Division III
MascotThoroughbreds
Sororities 
Fraternities 

STUDENTS

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.0.0% American Indian/Alaskan Native
5.5% Asian
4.4% Black/African-American
10.2% Hispanic/Latino
4.7% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
71.5% White
3.7% Unknown
International Students10.4% from 59 countries
First-Year Students Returning90.9%
Students Graduating
Within 4 Years
85.0%
Graduates Offered Full-Time
Employment Within 6 Months
58%
Graduates Pursuing
Advanced Study Directly
16.0%
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CLASS OF 2022 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M ERW  
Average 3.72 3.99 670 685 30
Low 3.20 3.29 510 590 26
High 4.00 5.00 790 760 35
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DID YOU KNOW?

• The college raises money for scholarships with an annual horse show called the Saratoga Classic.

• Skidmore's campus was carefully designed to offer views of the surrounding mountains, woods and fields.

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