Life After Geneseo

About the Program:

Ready for what comes next? Prepare yourself for the new challenges and opportunities that you will encounter in the year after you graduate. Attend our sessions designed to help you prepare for life after college. Sessions are presented by guests or Geneseo alumni, faculty, and staff.



Spring 2015 Offerings:


Build a Budget and Avoid Moving Back Home!* 

Date: Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Location: Bailey 203

Rent, utilities, cable bill, groceries, car payment, health insurance… who knew how expensive being a grown-up was? Join Bonnie Swanson from Key Bank and learn tips and advice about money management so you can be ready for the real world once you leave college.

Seminar on Survival (S.O.S.)*

Date: Thursday, March 5, 2015

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Location: Newton 214

SOS features five expert alumni panelists; each panelist will discuss the most important issues facing young adults as pertains to their area of expertise (personal finance, lawyer, insurance, human resources and professional organization). This program focuses on real-life questions and concerns of Geneseo students about to graduate. Registration required:

Life After College Panel* (PD Credit Pending)

Date: Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Location: Bailey 203

Ever wonder what your social life will be after college? How will relationships in the real world with friends and family change after graduation? Worried about finding an interest group or alumni program that is right for you? Our panel can help you figure out what to expect after your college days have come to an end. Whether you stay local or relocate, this session can help you stay linked to the people, places, and hobbies you enjoy most.

Make the Right Impression* (PD Credit Pending)

Date: Friday, April 3, 2015

Time: 4:30-6:00 p.m.

Location: MacVittie College Hunt Room

Have a cocktail event as part of your interview schedule? What do you do if someone offers you a drink at the weekly office happy hour? This workshop will explore how socializing in and around the workplace can affect your personal and professional experiences and how to approach it. Light snacks will be provided along with one beverage per person (wine, beer, or a non-alcoholic spritzer). *Pre-registration is required. Everyone is welcome but only those of-age will be served alcohol. 

Apartment Hunting Essentials* 

Date: Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Location: Bailey 203

Whether you live on campus, on Court Street, or at home, it may be time for you to start thinking about where you will live after graduation.  Learn about your rights as a renter, how to work with a real estate agent or broker, and how to find an affordable apartment that suits your needs.  

 *Business Professional Development Event

Look for these Postcards around campus!