In order to apply to study at SUNY Geneseo as an exchange student, you must attend and be nominated by one of our partner universities. Once accepted by your home campus to participate in an exchange program at Geneseo, you need to submit to the International Office at your home campus the following documents, some of which are downloadable from this website:

[ ] Completed Exchange Student Application Form (.PDF)

[ ] Official transcript of all universities you have attended, translated into English. If your first language is not English, evidence of competence in the English Language in the form of one of the following exams:

  • TOEFL (minimum accepted score: 550)
  • COMP (minimum accepted score: 213)
  • IBT (minimum accepted score: 79-80)
  • IELTS (minimum accepted score: 6.5)
    We also accept the European Common Framework of Reference for Language test and are willing to evaluate alternate tests.

[ ] CV or resumé


Please submit the above-listed material to the International Office at your home campus, who will submit the material directly to us. Your home campus should submit your application material to us by the following dates:

  • For Spring Semester Study: October 1
  • For Fall Semester or Academic Year Study: March 15