Skidmore College is a private and independent liberal arts college, first established as Young Women’s Industrial Club in 1903. It has approximately 2,500 undergraduates and is located in the beautiful college town of Saratoga Springs, New York. It has a passionate student body, 60 areas of study to choose from and a curriculum that encourages interdisciplinary learning. The optimum student-faculty ratio allows smaller class sizes, discussion-style class formats and a hands-on approach to coursework. The campus’ acapella groups are a class of their own! The college has great dining hall facilities and the campus’ music center, art gallery and theater incorporate state-of-the-art facilities. Downtown Saratoga Springs is a free bus ride away, and has incredible food, art, culture and entertainment. Notable alumni include actresses Lake Bell and Ariana Richards. Skidmore College is a small college with a big commitment to creative thought and learning.