Credential Applications


All media interested in attending and covering U.S. Figure Skating events are required to complete a media credential application.

Media credential applications for 2015-16 season are now being accepted. You may able apply for credentials for multiple events at once or on an event-by-event basis. Please note event-specific application deadlines below.

Please note that, due to space and other considerations, credentials may be granted for some events but not others. You will receive notification of the status of your application on an event-by-event basis.

By applying for credentials, the journalist and his/her editor acknowledge they have read and consent to U.S. Figure Skating's media guidelines and professional journalism policy.

Credential application (print/digital/radio/other)
Credential application (TV)

2015-16 U.S. Figure Skating event schedule:

2015 Junior Grand Prix
Sept. 2-6, 2015 - Colorado Springs, Colorado
Media credential application deadline: Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015

2015 U.S. International Figure Skating Classic
Sept. 16-20, 2015 - Salt Lake City
Media credential application deadline: Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015

2015 Skate America
Oct. 23-25, 2015 - Milwaukee
Media credential application deadline: Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015
Event website

2016 Prudential U.S. Figure Skating Championships
Jan. 16-24, 2016 - St. Paul, Minnesota
Media credential application deadline: Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016
Event website

2016 U.S. Synchronized Skating Championships
Feb. 24-27, 2016 - Kalamazoo, Michigan
Media credential application deadline: Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016

2016 U.S. Adult Figure Skating Championships
April 5-9, 2016 - Ann Arbor, Michigan
Media credential application deadline: Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Feel free to contact me with any questions.

Thank you,

Mimi McKinnis
U.S. Figure Skating communications
O: 719.228.3453 E: mmckinnis@usfigureskating.org