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Colleges / Skidmore College

Skidmore College

Saratoga Springs, NY 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate26%

About Skidmore

Skidmore College is a private, nonprofit college in the town of Saratoga Springs, New York. Skidmore was founded in 1922 and enrolls 2,758 undergrads and no graduate students.

Skidmore Acceptance Rate

It is very difficult to get into Skidmore. In 2022, Skidmore accepted 26% of applicants. In 2022, 13,183 students applied to Skidmore and 3,367 were admitted.

Skidmore College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 26%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate 51%
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 26%

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Skidmore College is located in Saratoga Springs, New York, near Albany.

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College Info

815 North Broadway Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

Campus Setting: Small Town

Skidmore Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jan 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Apr 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Skidmore is Jan 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Skidmore is Apr 1.

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Skidmore SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1320 - 1440


Math SAT Range

650 - 720


Reading SAT Range

650 - 740

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1440 and Above


1320 to 1440


1320 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Skidmore students is 1373. Applicants with SAT scores of 1440 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Skidmore, while applicants with SAT scores between 1320 to 1440 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1320 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Skidmore.

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Skidmore is like? There are approximately 2,758 students enrolled at Skidmore. 99% percent of students attend school full-time, 34% percent are from NY and 66% percent of students are from other states.


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