Apply to SUNY Geneseo

Apply to SUNY Geneseo

SUNY Geneseo is a highly-ranked public liberal arts college in Upstate New York, a short drive from Rochester and Buffalo. Choose from more than 150 programs of study.

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Why Geneseo?

The world needs change. Geneseo's distinctive college experience will give you the tools to focus your vision, find your voice, and be the change you want to see.


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#3 Top Public School in the Regional North, U.S. News & World Report (2022)

#1 among 616 master's universities in the nation for contributions to the public good (Washington Monthly)


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On average, tuition and fees at private colleges are four times those of SUNY Geneseo.

With NY State's Excelsior Scholarship, you may be able to attend Geneseo tuition free.


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90.7% of our faculty hold a PhD or other terminal degree.

Among undergraduate institutions, Geneseo ranks in the top 10 nation­ally for the number of alumni with doctorates in STEM fields.


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Geneseo is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion on our campus and in our classrooms.

We're one of the nation's most environmentally responsible colleges (Princeton Review Guide to Green Colleges 2022).

Academic Programs


Interdisciplinary Minors

Graduate Degree Programs

Pre-Professional Programs

Partnerships with Area Colleges

SUNY Geneseo’s partnership programs offer students the opportunity to pursue graduate studies in a variety of fields, such as pre-medicine, engineering, education, and business to name a few.

Cross-Registration at Rochester Colleges

Geneseo students are eligible to enroll in up to two courses per semester at any of the 12 colleges and universities that comprise the Rochester Area College Consortium - including the University of Rochester and the Rochester Institute of Technology - at no additional cost.

Air Force and Army ROTC

Receive your education at Geneseo while getting officer education at RIT. For more information, visit the RIT Air Force ROTC website or the RIT Army ROTC website.

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We can't wait to see what your future holds.

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