Physics & Astronomy
- SUNY Geneseo
- 3-2 Engineering
Student Responsibilities Calendar and Checklist
During Your Sophomore Year at Geneseo
Ensure that your GPA will be adequate for the school(s)
you are interested in.
Ensure that you register for the appropriate courses to ensure not only that
you can transfer, but that you will obtain your Geneseo degree. See your
department advisor or the Bulletin
for more info.
Consider visiting some of the cooperative engineering schools.
During Your Junior Year at Geneseo
During the Fall semester, complete the 3-2
application form and return it to Dr. Pogo (due December 17). The
information will be examined, and if it is acceptable, letters of
recommendation will be mailed to the cooperative schools in January.
During the Fall semester, you must complete a
Request for Bachelorís Degree Form, and return
it to Dr. Pogo (due December 17).
During the Fall semester, you must complete a Transcript
Request Letter, and return it with $5.00 to Dr. Pogo (due December 17).
You must request any necessary application/transfer forms and any desired
financial aid forms from the cooperative school(s). Prior to the end of the
Fall semester, you should complete these and send them directly to the
You are not required to pay an application fee to these schools. Instead,
write "3-2 Engineering Program" in large letters at the top of the
Transfer application forms for other cooperative SUNY schools are available
from the Geneseo Admissions Office (Erwin Hall).
If the school requires a Geneseo transcript, then you are responsible for
During the Spring semester, you must complete a
Leave of Absence form. Forms
are available from the Vice President for Student and Campus Life Office (Erwin
108). Be sure to indicate a 2-year leave of absence. This will allow you to
return to Geneseo without reapplying if you change your mind after starting at
the partner institution.
Final Year at the Cooperative Institution
- When you complete your degree at the engineering institution, write or
email Dr. Pogo so that he can request an official transcript and process
your Geneseo degree.
Core Requirements at Geneseo
To obtain your Geneseo degree, you must meet all of the Geneseo core
requirements, as specified in the Geneseo Bulletin for your freshman year. With
prior approval of the Geneseo department offering the core course, or the
Geneseo Deanís office, it may be possible to transfer credit for some
core courses to Geneseo from the cooperative school. The INTD-105 writing course and
HUMN I and II must be taken at Geneseo.