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Geneseo Earns Multiple Rankings From U.S. News

SUNY Geneseo has again made several of U.S. News & World Report’s regional ranking lists. The College ranked third in the “Top Public Schools” in the North, retaining the same high rank earned in 2020.

3M Leader to Deliver President's Lecture on Sustainability

Gayle Schueller ’87, vice president and chief sustainability officer at 3M, will deliver the 7th President’s Sustainability Lecture on Wednesday, Sept. 30, from 2:30 p.m. to 3:40 p.m. Schueller’s talk, “Business for the Greater Good,” will be held virtually.

Chancellor Malatras Visits SUNY Geneseo

SUNY Chancellor Jim Malatras visited the SUNY Geneseo campus on the evening of September 6, as part of his tour of several SUNY campuses in Western New York.

“Why I Do What I Do”: Chef Matt Abdoo ’02

Award-winning chef and restaurant owner Matt Abdoo '02 loves nourishing people with good meals and shared experiences.

Dear First-Year Students...

Senior Sarah Channels, a double major in English and communication, offers tips for first-year and new transfer students who are on campus this semester.

Student Receives Business Internship in Freshman Year

In her first semester, Kya Primm ’23 landed a summer internship with a Fortune 500 company.

Washington Monthly Gives Nod to Geneseo's Master's Programs

<em>Washington Monthly</em> magazine has named SUNY Geneseo to three of its 2020 rankings and honor lists. The magazine ranked Geneseo fourth overall in the nation on its “2020 Master’s University Rankings.”

Welcome to Academic Year 2020–21!

New and returning students and faculty are settling in for the start of the 2020–21 academic year as classes begin.

SUNY Geneseo Welcomes Foster, Title IX Coordinator

SUNY Geneseo Welcomes Foster, Title IX Coordinator

Princeton Review Says We're 'Academically Outstanding'

The Princeton Review selected SUNY Geneseo for inclusion in its 2021 edition of <em>The Best 386 Colleges</em>. The College also appears on the ranking company's Best Regional Colleges in the Northeast list.

The Geneseo Foundation Announces New Board Members

Six new members have joined the Board of Directors for The Geneseo Foundation, Inc.

Geneseo Alumna Wins Fulbright Award for Ireland

Elizabeth “Bizzy” Coy ’06 has won a 2020–21 U.S. Student Fulbright open study/research award for Ireland to earn a master of arts in creative writing at Dublin City University.

Virtual Global Education: Not Just Online Courses

Geneseo has created virtual global education experiences—programs and opportunities for students to engage in meaningful international learning without traveling outside the country.

Fiske Recognizes Geneseo's Outstanding Academics

SUNY Geneseo is featured in the latest edition of Fiske Guide to Colleges. The College was selected for its outstanding educational value and high-quality academics.

SUNYAC Suspends Fall 2020 Sports

The SUNY Athletic Conference (SUNYAC) announced that its member institutions will suspend fall sports competition and that winter conference and non-conference schedules will be delayed until January 2021. We at SUNY Geneseo acknowledge that this decision—while made in the interest of health and safety—is disappointing to our student-athletes and all who support intercollegiate athletics across our Geneseo community.

SUNY Geneseo Denounces New ICE Guidelines for International Students


Bob and Mary Isgro Gift Will Support Music Activities at SUNY Geneseo

Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus of Music Robert “Bob” M. Isgro and Maria “Mary” Isgro have made a combined outright and planned gift in support of chorus ensembles and vocal students in SUNY Geneseo’s Department of Music.

'Conversations Are About Learning'

Conversation among people of different social identity groups has never been more important. That’s why robbie routenberg ’05, Geneseo’s Chief Diversity Officer, is bringing Inter-group Dialogue (IGD) to the campus.

SUNY Geneseo Alumni Association Announces New Officers and Board Members

The SUNY Geneseo Alumni Association (SGAA) has announced a new slate of officers and board members.

College Names Its First PRODiG Fellow

SUNY Geneseo has named Bruno Renero-Hannan as its first SUNY PRODiG Fellow (Promoting Recruitment, Opportunity, Diversity, Inclusion, and Growth). He'll serve as a visiting scholar in the anthropology department.

We're 'ALL IN' with Student Voter Registration

SUNY Geneseo President Denise A. Battles has joined more than 160 college presidents and chancellors in committing to full student voter registration and participation in all elections through the ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge.

Chancellor's Graduate Fellows

Bridget Pitre ’20 from Sayville NY, and Kelsey Zorn ’20 from Leicester, NY were each selected to receive fellowship awards of $5,000. The fellowship is a one-year grant to be used to defray non-tuition expenses such as room, board, textbooks, and other costs of attending a SUNY institution. Both graduates are returning to SUNY Geneseo for their graduate degrees.

Geneseo Eliminates Need for SAT/ACT Scores

SUNY Geneseo is now test-optional, having eliminated the requirement of SAT/ACT scores for admission.

Student-centered Student Life

Geneseo offers a vibrant student and campus life environment. Our students are involved in award-winning leadership development and community service programs, nationally competitive intercollegiate teams, and about 200 student-led organizations

How Licensing Restrictions Affect Immigrant Farmworkers

A three-year study by anthropologists Jennifer Guzmán and Melanie Medeiros shows that driver licensing restrictions...