Geneseo is located in an ideal educational setting. The campus is in a small town of 7,000 residents that has a tradition of friendship and community. The beautiful countryside provides an appealing and safe environment for student life, while nearby cities provide opportunities for cultural and professional experiences.
From the campus, it is a ninety-minute drive to Niagara Falls, one of the true "Wonders of the World." Toronto, Canada is a three-hour drive to the north.
New York City, home to world famous theatre, museums, shops and restaurants is a 6 hour drive from Geneseo (512km). Geneseo offers bus trips from the campus to New York City and back during the Thanksgiving and Winter vacations.
Rochester, the third largest city in New York State, is a thirty-minute drive from campus. Rochester ranks in the top ten U.S. cities for international business activity. A range of corporations – Eastman Kodak, Xerox, Bausch & Lomb, high-tech software companies, and public accounting firms – routinely hire Geneseo students as interns.
A free shuttle bus service transport students from the campus to the Rochester theatre district, music venues, and shopping malls every weekend.