Sunset over Geneseo

International Student & Scholar Services

International Student & Scholar Services

Sturges Hall in the fall

About SUNY Geneseo

Founded in 1871, Geneseo is one of the premier public liberal arts honors colleges in the country. Nationally recognized for excellence and value in the liberal arts, Geneseo is known for its exceptional faculty, its welcoming atmosphere, and its reputation for producing fiercely loyal alumni.

Located on 220 acres in the historic Village of Geneseo, a short drive from Rochester and Buffalo, Geneseo offers a uniquely warm environment for learning and discovery. The campus embodies the traditions of northeastern colleges with its brick walkways, shade trees, and flourishing ivy.  Read more about SUNY Geneseo.

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Geneseo offers more than 150 programs of study, including undergraduate majors, graduate programs in accounting and history and various dual degree and international study programs. Our undergraduate research grants program enables students to engage in a wide variety of research with Geneseo faculty members, and present papers at regional and national meetings.

The College’s $53 million Integrated Science Center includes the only pelletron particle accelerator in Western New York — a key asset for scientific research in the region. Geneseo is also among the nation’s top producers of bachelor’s degrees in physics, according to the American Institute of Physics. Among primarily undergraduate institutions, the College ranks in the top 10 nation­ally in the number of alumni with doctorates in STEM fields.

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International Student & Scholar Services
217 Erwin Hall
1 College Circle
Geneseo, NY, 14454, USA
Phone: +1 (585) 245-5404
Fax: (585) 245-5405

Facebook:  @SUNYGeneseoInternational

Instagram: @SUNYGeneseo_ISSS

Whatsapp: SUNY Geneseo International Services / +1 585-245-5279

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Mon-Fri: 8:00-4:15 (GMT-4)
Phone: +1 (585) 245-5404