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Skidmore College

Saratoga Springs, NY

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Web Sitewww.skidmore.edu/
Institution TypePrivate
CoeducationalYes
Undergraduate Students2,660
   Women1,629 (61.2%)
   Men1,031 (38.8%)
Graduate Students29

ADMISSION

Entrance DifficultyVery difficult
Overall Admission Rate42% of 5,702 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 Math613 average
560-670 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading611 average
560-670 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing615 average
580-680 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite28 average
26-30 range of middle 50%

MONEY MATTERS

Cost of Attendance$60,900
Tuition and Fees
$45,874
Room and Board
$12,202
Average Percent of Need Met100%
Average Freshman Award$37,067
Average Indebtedness of
2011 Graduates
$22,753

ACADEMICS

Academic Calendar SystemSemester
General Education/
Core Curriculum
Required
Full-Time Faculty
Teaching Undergraduates
245
Regular Class Size2-9 students: 21% of classes
10-19 students: 51% of classes
20-29 students: 22% of classes
30-39 students: 5% of classes
40-49 students: 0% of classes
50-59 students: 1% of classes

CAMPUS LIFE

Saratoga Springs Population26,186
Nearest Metropolitan AreaAlbany, NY
Freshman Housing GuaranteeFreshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing100% of freshmen, 86% of all students
Athletic ConferencesNCAA Division III
MascotThoroughbreds
Sororities 
Fraternities 

STUDENTS

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.0.0% American Indian/Alaskan Native
6.1% Asian
3.9% Black/African-American
8.3% Hispanic/Latino
5.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.3% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
69.1% White
7.2% Unknown
International Students5.5% from 51 countries
First-Year Students Returning92.2%
Students Graduating
Within 4 Years
84.1%
Graduates Offered Full-Time
Employment Within 6 Months
60%
Graduates Pursuing
Advanced Study Directly
20%
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CLASS OF 2018 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M CR W  
Average 3.58 3.92 635 643 643 30
Low 2.30 2.70 440 350 350 22
High 4.00 5.00 800 800 800 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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Annual Survey of Colleges 2013, copyright © 2013 The College Board. All rights reserved.
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