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)

To apply for 2016 ISU World Championships (Boston, Mass.) credentials, please do so through the ISU's website here.

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

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

2016 Team Challenge Cup
April 22-24, 2016 - Spokane, Washington
Media credential application deadline: Sunday, April 17, 2016
Event website

Feel free to contact me with any questions.

Thank you,

Mimi McKinnis
U.S. Figure Skating communications
O: 719.228.3453 E: