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Skidmore College

Saratoga Springs, NY

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Web Sitewww.skidmore.edu/
Institution TypePrivate
CoeducationalYes
Undergraduate Students2,684
   Women1,632 (60.8%)
   Men1,052 (39.2%)
Graduate Students18

ADMISSION

Entrance DifficultyVery difficult
Overall Admission Rate35% of 8,285 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 Math621 average
570-670 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading618 average
560-680 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing628 average
570-690 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite28 average
26-30 range of middle 50%

MONEY MATTERS

Cost of Attendance$62,750
Tuition and Fees
$47,464
Room and Board
$12,628
Average Percent of Need Met100%
Average Freshman Award$38,700
Average Indebtedness of
2011 Graduates
$24,371

ACADEMICS

Academic Calendar SystemSemester
General Education/
Core Curriculum
Required
Full-Time Faculty
Teaching Undergraduates
260
Regular Class Size2-9 students: 21% of classes
10-19 students: 54% of classes
20-29 students: 21% of classes
30-39 students: 5% of classes
40-49 students: 0% of classes
50-59 students: 1% of classes

CAMPUS LIFE

Saratoga Springs Population27,315
Nearest Metropolitan AreaAlbany, NY
Freshman Housing GuaranteeFreshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing100% of freshmen, 87% of all students
Athletic ConferencesNCAA Division III
MascotThoroughbreds
Sororities 
Fraternities 

STUDENTS

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.0.0% American Indian/Alaskan Native
6.2% Asian
3.9% Black/African-American
9.2% Hispanic/Latino
4.8% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
68.1% White
7.7% Unknown
International Students6.7% from 56 countries
First-Year Students Returning93.0%
Students Graduating
Within 4 Years
82.8%
Graduates Offered Full-Time
Employment Within 6 Months
80%
Graduates Pursuing
Advanced Study Directly
16%
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CLASS OF 2019 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M CR W  
Average 3.63 3.90 672 657 661 29
Low 2.84 3.00 430 440 400 22
High 4.00 4.82 800 800 800 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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