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Founded in 1871, SUNY Geneseo is a premier public liberal arts college with 50 undergraduate degree programs, 25 interdisciplinary minors, and graduate programs in accounting and education. Located in Upstate New York, it's a short drive from Rochester and Buffalo.

Did you know that Geneseo is now SAT/ACT test-optional? See our test optional FAQ for more information.

Campus tours and information for accepted students and new applicants 

As we are monitoring the COVID-19 situation daily, we are limited to the amount of visitors we can host on our campus at this time. While we are eager to meet with you all, we are only able to provide a limited number of tours for students who have received an offer of Admissions for Fall 2021. We know visiting campus is a crucial and exciting time for our admitted students and we look forward to celebrating all their accomplishments. We hope to be able to offer more in-person tours, for all students, later on this spring and into the summer. Please check back to this page in the coming weeks to access all updates, along with checking your student email frequently for further communication.

Please note we are still offering many virtual tours and we invite you to register online for a virtual campus tour!

Good news! We've extended our application deadline to March 15 for Fall 2021 admission. Learn more and apply today.

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Ask Questions

Have questions? Connect with one of our admission counselors and get personal attention and answers to all of your questions.

Academic Programs

50 undergraduate degree programs

25 interdisciplinary minors

graduate programs in accounting and education

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49% of graduates have a double major and/or both a major and a minor

Student Profile

2018-2019 Incoming Class

Applications: 11,858

Freshmen: 10,548
Transfer: 1,224
Graduate: 86

Incoming Students: 1,643

Undergraduate: 1,343
Transfer: 246
Graduate: 54

SAT: 1230 | GPA: 92.3 | ACT: 26 (First-year general admits)

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We Are Geneseo

"Between the warm and welcoming community and the beautiful campus, Geneseo immediately felt like a home away from home."

- Annie, Class of 2020

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Student Body

5,447 undergraduate 94 graduate

Geneseo's 5,541 students

are 20.4% multicultural

and hail from 28 states

and 23 countries

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Honor Societies

Geneseo is one of only 286 four-year colleges in the nation to have a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, the oldest and most prestigious honor society in the United States

Awards and Rankings

SUNY Geneseo receives consistently high rankings in respected education review guides such as Fiske GuideU.S. News & World Report, and The Princeton Review. Some of our most recent rankings and honors are below. More awards and rankings.

Contact Admissions

Email: admissions@geneseo.edu
Phone: (866) 245-5211, (585) 245-5571
Fax: (585) 245-5550

Mailing Address

SUNY Geneseo
200 Doty Hall, 1 College Circle
Geneseo, NY 14454

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