At Geneseo... there's no place like here for community

Join a community that you will enrich and be a part of for a lifetime. Through a tight-knit and supportive environment—a hallmark of the Geneseo experience—students engage in life-changing experiences that prepares then to be socially responsibility and globally aware citizens and scholars.

And that sense of belonging—and your place in it—will go wherever you go, whether on-campus or halfway around the world. Simply put, Geneseo is diverse, unified, warm and cool—and we all love being part of it. And want to know how do we define community? With stories like these.

Students volunteering in community clean-up
SUNY Geneseo Named a Lead Institution in Civic Engagement

For the seventh year in a row, the College has been named as a Lead Institution in civic engagement by NASPA. Geneseo is one of 72 colleges and universities in the U.S. chosen as a Lead Institution. The College was honored for its ongoing commitment to developing socially responsible citizens through its curriculum and co-curricular programs.

Annmarie Urso
Urso Gains Three Grants for Soaring Stars Program

Annmarie Urso, associate professor of education and director of the Soaring Stars program in the School of Education, has received three grants to support the program and additional funding for a key transition component of the program.

Group of Camp College Students
Geneseo Hosted Camp College Students

SUNY Geneseo recently welcomed 150 high school students and mentors from across New York for Camp College, a 3-day college-access experience for upper-level high school students.

Photo of Geneseo Students in Puerto Rico
Geneseo Joins Other SUNYs on 3rd Mission to Puerto Rico

Kyle Matthews, assistant professor of Spanish, led a group of 10 Geneseo students who joined 19 students from other campuses as part of the SUNY Stands With Puerto Rico initiative. The students helped repair and replace roofs, doors, and windows on residents' homes.

Boy Scouts in the Integrated Science Center as a group
Professors Help Scouts Earn Merit Badges

When it comes to energy, Distinguished Service Professor of Education Dennis Showers wrote the book — the Boy Scouts of America’s (BSA) Energy merit badge book, that is. In a pre-Earth Day celebration, Showers and colleague James McLean, associate professor of physics, teamed up with BSA’s Seneca Waterways Council in Rochester to help 32 Scouts discover the exciting world of STEM during merit badge workshops held on campus April 21.

Main Street, Geneseo, New York
College, LCN Sponsoring Candidates' Forum Oct. 25

SUNY Geneseo and the Livingston County News are jointly sponsoring a forum for candidates running for office in the upcoming General Election.

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