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Events for Accepted Students

You went through countless edits on your application. You waited patiently to hear a decision. And finally, you received a letter that started with the word “Congratulations!”

Welcome! We can't wait to show you everything there is to love about Geneseo. The admissions team has designed a comprehensive online student experience, including a virtual tour and a virtual Accepted Knights Day. Students without access to high-speed internet should contact the Admissions Office immediately, and we will ensure that you receive information.

If you're a first-year student who has committed to Geneseo and is looking for next steps, visit our Next Steps After Deposit page.

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First Knight

Accepted Knights Days

Accepted Knights Days are designed specifically for admitted students and their families who are still deciding on their final college choice. Come see for yourself what life is like at Geneseo. Connect with current Geneseo students, meet other admitted students, tour campus, enjoy a meal, meet your future professors, and more.

Accepted Knights Days 2020

Information and registration coming soon.

Why Choose SUNY Geneseo?

If you've been accepted to Geneseo and are still weighing your options, consider the following.

You already know Geneseo’s strong academic reputation as one of the premier public liberal arts colleges in the country. Here, you can choose from among 50 degree programs and build real-world skills through internships and faculty-led research projects. Geneseo’s #1 graduation rate among the SUNYs reflects our solid student outcomes: within a year, nearly 90% of graduates are working or in a graduate program.

Campus life here is exciting and varied, with activities to suit your personal tastes and people to share them with.

You can choose from more than 200 clubs and organizations (Greek life! The Lamron newspaper! Quidditch!) or attend one of the 4,000+ events we hold each year.

You may study abroad — nearly 40% of our students do. Or you could participate on one of our 20 Division III athletic teams or 13 club teams.

Your new hometown of Geneseo features a historic and picturesque Main Street that’s a popular hangout for students, faculty, and local residents. Love the outdoors? Right down the road is Letchworth State Park, voted Best State Park (USA Today) and nicknamed “the Grand Canyon of the East.” If you crave a taste of metro life, you’ll have easy access to both Rochester and Buffalo, along with their many restaurants, cultural and athletic events, and lively music and festival scenes. And New York’s Finger Lakes region offers beautiful scenery, plus more than 200 wineries and craft breweries to explore and enjoy.

But don't take it from us. Come to Geneseo and see for yourself.

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Campus Green

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