• Commencement

    Commencement 2019

    On May 18, the Geneseo community came together to celebrate the College’s 153rd Commencement ceremony, during which an estimated 1,238 degrees were conferred.

    Photo: Lorenzo Rodriguez '19 receives his diploma during Commencement. SUNY Geneseo/Keith Walters '11

  • Ashlyn Kersch

    One Knight

    Geneseo students don't just excel in the classroom. In the 2018-19 academic year, the Knights won 10 out of 19 SUNYAC Championships and took home the SUNYAC Commissioner's Cup for the fifth year in a row.

    Photo: Pitcher Ashlyn Kersch '20 threw the Knights' first no-hitter since 2016 this May. SUNY Geneseo/Keith Walters '11

  • College Green

    Find us on Instagram

    Sunrise to sunset, Geneseo has its own special beauty. See more of the campus and life at Geneseo on Instagram. 

    Photo: Tulips lining the College Green. SUNY Geneseo/Keith Walters '11


Costas Solomou
New Vice President for Enrollment Management Named

SUNY Geneseo has named Costas Solomou, dean of undergraduate admissions and orientation at The George Washington University, as the College’s new vice president for enrollment management. He will begin his new position on August 8, 2019.

Knight mascot high-fives graduating senior
And It's a Wrap!

On May 18, SUNY Geneseo held its 153rd annual commencement ceremonies. More than 1,200 undergraduates received their degrees, along with honorary doctorates awarded to Mark Ashley '77 and Joseph Carr.

Relay For Life at SUNY Geneseo
2019 Relay For Life Raises $150K

SUNY Geneseo students raised $150,197 in this year’s Relay For Life, an annual fundraiser that supports the American Cancer Society. The student-run 12-hour event in the Ira S. Wilson Ice Arena was packed with performances, activities, and speakers to help to raise money for cancer research and services for cancer patients.


Town Event: Memorial Day Ceremony

10:00 AM–12:00 PM in the Village Park. Ceremony to take place in the park and Main Street, Geneseo. Visit the Geneseo, NY Calendar of Events for more information and other upcoming local events.

Reunion 2019

Reunion 2019 will take place from from June 7–8. Celebrate class reunions from the 75th to the 5th, and reconnect with old friends. Visit the Reunion 2019 website for a full schedule of events and registration info.

2019 School of Business Golf Tournament

This annual event for SUNY Geneseo School of Business alumni, students, faculty, and staff will take place at the Ravenwood Golf Club in Victor. Sign up to join!

Town Event: Geneseo Summer Concert Series

7-9 PM in the Village Park. Bob’s Brother’s Band will play at no cost to attendees. Visit the Geneseo, NY Calendar of Events for more information and other upcoming local events.

In the Spotlight...

2019 ACE Mentor Award
President Battles Serves as Chair of ACE Council of Fellows Program

SUNY Geneseo President Denise A. Battles recently assumed the role of chair of the American Council on Education’s (ACE) Council of Fellows, an elected position. The Council of Fellows comprises alumni of the ACE Fellows Program, the longest-running leadership development program in the United States that prepares senior leaders for service in American colleges and universities.

Voter registration forms
Geneseo Designated as 2019–20 Voter Friendly Campus

SUNY Geneseo is among 123 campuses in the country — only 10 of which are in NYS — recently designated a “Voter Friendly Campus.” The goal of the Voter Friendly Campus designation program is to bolster efforts that help students overcome barriers to participating in the political process and develop a culture of democratic engagement on campus. This year’s efforts also resulted in the registration of over 1,000 Geneseo students.

VentureWorks teams
VentureWorks Secures Three Awards in NYS Business Plan Competition

Two student teams from SUNY Geneseo’s VentureWorks entrepreneurship program secured three awards in the finals of the tenth annual New York State Business Plan Competition (NYBPC) April 29 at The Armory at Sage in Albany.