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Skidmore COVID-19 Information

This website outlines Skidmore’s latest guidelines and plans concerning COVID-19. Please carefully review 所有 information as it applies to you. 


Student wearing a facemask while giving out vaccination stickers
Informed and prepared

2023 - 2024 

Plans are consistent with guidance issued by the American College Health Association, Centers for Disease Control, and state and local health departments. 他们是主体 to change at any time. As we navigate this together, our efforts continue to be guided by two key principles:  

  • Protecting the health and safety of our community of students, faculty and staff, and the greater 萨拉托加温泉市 community
  • Providing access to a residential, excellent liberal arts education

Current Policies and Guidelines

Skidmore continues to be a mask-supportive and mask-friendly community. Individuals should feel free and comfortable to wear a mask whenever and wherever 他们希望. The College will continue to monitor and follow CDC recommendations as 环境发展.

Students, Faculty, and Staff: Effective 截至2023年5月12日, the College will no longer require the COVID-19 vaccination for faculty, staff, 或学生. However, the College 高度推荐 that 所有 community members receive their 接种疫苗, including the updated COVID-19年疫苗, as recommended by the CDC and individuals' healthcare providers.  Please see this message for additional information.

游客: All visitors to campus are strongly encouraged to be up to date with their COVID-19 接种疫苗. Review Visitor guidelines.

Effective as of the f所有 2022 semester, the campus discontinued the use of PCR surveillance testing (both optional and mandatory) via the Broad Institute. 免费快速测试 available from Campus Safety to 所有 students who are concerned about symptoms or exposure. Health Services may perform rapid and/or PCR testing depending on a student's individual symptoms and circumstances.

All visitors to campus are strongly encouraged to be up to date with their COVID-19 接种疫苗. 了解更多