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    Move-In Weekend

    The start of the fall semester is approaching! Visit our Move-In Weekend page for essential information for students and families. See you soon!

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    Weeks of Welcome

    The beginning of each fall semester is marked by three weeks of special events and activities to welcome our new and returning students to campus.

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    Living-Learning Communities

    Did you know that Geneseo residence halls encompass a variety of Living-Learning Communities? LLCs are buildings or floors for students with similar interests that host special events and activities for residents.


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Greeting the Class of 2023

The fall semester is almost upon us, and students and faculty are beginning to arrive on the SUNY Geneseo campus in preparation for the start of the 2019–20 academic year with classes beginning Monday, August 26. Move-in Day is Friday, August 23, when most new students arrive on campus and settle into their residence halls. Upper-level students return on Saturday, August 24.

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Susan B. Anthony performance to Celebrate 19th Amendment

In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, granting women the right to vote, SUNY Geneseo’s Women’s and Gender Studies program and the Livingston County Historical Society present Susan B. Anthony: Is it a Crime to Vote?, a one-woman reenactment of critical moments in the life of the suffragist. The dramatization performed by Christine Rausa will be on August 30–31at the Alice Austin Theatre.

Wendy Pogozelski, SUNY distinguished teaching professor of chemistry

SUNY Geneseo Awarded $884K NSF Grant

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded an $883,754 grant to SUNY Geneseo to support women faculty in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math). The ADVANCE PLAN project will be led by Wendy Pogozelski, SUNY distinguished teaching professor of chemistry, and Karleen West, associate professor of political science and international relations.


Weeks of Welcome

A slew of special events and activities mark the first few weeks of the fall semester, welcoming our new students. More about Weeks of Welcome.

First Day of Classes

The first day of classes for the Fall 2019 semester! Visit the SUNY Geneseo Academic Calendar for more information and other important dates.

BBQ with Phi Lamb and Sammys

5-7 PM in Letchworth Field. Meet the sisters and brothers of Phi Lambda Chi Sorority and Sigma Alpha Mu. There will be BBQ, pop-art painting, kickball, Kan-Jam, cornhole and more. Part of Weeks of Welcome.

Limelight Presents: Midtown Men

7:00 PM in Wadsworth Auditorium. The Midtown Men are the first ever vocal group formed by the Broadway show "Jersey Boys." More info and tickets

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Kiplinger Names Geneseo a 2019 Best College Value

SUNY Geneseo has been named to Kiplinger’s Personal Finance’s list of the Top 400 Best College Values for 2019, ranking 96th on the comprehensive list of the nation's public and private colleges.

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Zombies and the Psychology of Parenting Under Extreme Stress

Professor of psychology Steven Kirsh combined two of his passions, zombies and psychology, for his latest book: Parenting in the Zombie Apocalypse: The Psychology of Raising Children in a Time of Horror (McFarland, 2019).

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Fiske Guide Notes Geneseo's Private College Feel

SUNY Geneseo appears in the 2020 edition of Fiske Guide to Colleges. Inclusion in the guide as a “best and most interesting” college is based on the quality of academic offerings and includes students’ social and quality-of-life ratings.