Skidmore College


program overview

By enrolling in the Pre-College Program high school students get a head start on college life by living and learning with other exceptional students from across the country and around the world. Along with their diverse backgrounds and experiences, all share a common interest in exploring the academic and social aspects of college life—discovering what it's like to take courses with college students, to live in a college residence hall, and to meet new people from places near and far.

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Specialization(s): General College Prep

Selectivity: Selective

Location: Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY

Duration: 5 weeks

Financial Aid: Necessary. Limited financial aid is available and is awarded merit and need based. More information available at

Fee Waiver: To waive application fee, select 'Yes' to the question 'Are you a student in a community-based organization?'. Next, select 'Minds Matter' from the drop down list that appears.