Center for Community

The Center for Community, located on the third floor of the MacVittie Union, encompasses the following:

Dean of Students

Dean of Students

The Dean and his staff work directly with students to assist them in adjusting to college life and in resolving problems and conflicts that may arise during their undergraduate careers.

Student Conduct

Student Conduct and Community Standards

The Dean of Students and the Assistant Dean for Student Conduct and Community Standards preside over the College's conduct system. The College's conduct process includes education to assist individuals and groups in gaining self-awarenss of the consequences of their actions, and to help increase interpersonal competence through a mature acceptance of responsibility.

Geneseo Opportunities for Leadership Development

Leadership and Service

The Associate Dean administers leadership and service programs to prepare students for college and community leadership roles and responsibilities, and is the manager of the GOLD Leadership Program. 

multicultural services

Multicultural Programs and Services

This office coordinates services and activities which promote the full range of human diversity by working with students, faculty, and staff.  The office also provides support to students of diverse backgrounds as they transition into the campus community.

Fraternal Life

The Office of Fraternal Life

The Assistant Dean works with the College's recognized fraternal organizations by providing advisement, resources, and programs.

Fraternal LifeOff Campus Living

The Assistant Dean provides programs, services and resources to all students residing, or interested in moving, off campus.


first year programsOrientation and First-Year Programs

The director and student staff coordinate orientation programs each semester.  The office also provides continuing programs during the first year on campus to foster transition to the Geneseo community.

volunteerVolunteerism and Service Learning

The Coordinator seeks out, develops, and maintains quality volunteer opportunities that offer Geneseo students meaningful cocurricular experiences, growth, and experiential learning.

employmentStudent Employment Service

Student Employment Service is a federally-funded program designed to assist all students in finding part-time and seasonal jobs to help meet the costs of education.

Americorps VISTA Community Service

AmeriCorps VISTA

The VISTA works closely with the Livingston County Office for the Aging coordinating projects with Geneseo students.