Welcome to Geneseo! This printable checklist will help you prepare for the start of your first year. More information can be found on New Students: Next Steps.
Accounts and Email
Log in to knightweb.geneseo.edu with your G# and pin and complete the following:
⬜ ASAP: Affirm the Code of Conduct
⬜ ASAP: Provide a recovery email address
⬜ ASAP: Receive your Geneseo User ID and initial password
⬜ ASAP: Change your password
⬜ ASAP: Provide parent email addresses
Log in to my.geneseo.edu with your Geneseo User ID and password and complete the following:
⬜ ASAP: Begin to check your Geneseo Gmail account regularly; the college will be using this email address exclusively
⬜ ASAP: Explore additional resources at my.geneseo.edu
Financial Aid and Scholarships
⬜ BY 6/1: Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (don’t forget to use the IRS data retrieval tool)
⬜ BY 6/1: Submit the New York State TAP application
⬜ BY 6/1: Review and accept your financial aid awards on KnightWeb
⬜ BY 6/1: Request an official college transcript for any college credits earned and submit to the Office of Admissions
⬜ BY 8/1: Submit official final high school transcripts to the Office of Admissions
⬜ BY 7/1: Complete the housing form and select your housing preferences
Contact the Office of Accessibility Services if you have questions about housing accommodations.
Academic Planning & Advising
⬜ ASAP: Complete your Course Registration Survey.
⬜ BY 8/26: Sign into my.geneseo.edu and explore DegreeWorks.
⬜ ONGOING: Check your Geneseo email for correspondence from advisors.
Contact the Office of Accessibility Services if you have questions about about academic or testing accommodations.
⬜ ASAP: Access the new student health checklist and follow all steps
⬜ BY 7/15: Upload immunization and health forms to myhealth.geneseo.edu
⬜ BY 7/15: Complete all required online forms at myhealth.geneseo.edu
⬜ BY 8/1: (student athletes) Complete all sports medical and bio forms at go.geneseo.edu/athleticsmedforms
⬜ BY 8/1: Make your fall term payment
⬜ BY 8/1: Complete parent access to student account billing
⬜ BY 8/1: Complete monthly tuition payment plan form (if applicable)
⬜ BY 8/1: Select or make adjustments to campus meal plan (included on tuition bill)
⬜ BY 8/1: Sync Google Suite (Gmail, Drive, Docs) with your devices. Download and register Office 365 at software.geneseo.edu
⬜ BY 8/1: Make sure your computer has been updated with the latest security patches and updates; Current anti-virus software is required to use the Geneseo network
⬜ BY 8/1: Review laptop requirements
Visit go.geneseo.edu/technology to learn more about Geneseo's technology resources.
⬜ ASAP: Visit the Orientation website for details
⬜ THIS SUMMER AND FALL: participate in Orientation
Additional Action Items
⬜ BY 8/1: If interested, apply to work on campus at
⬜ BY 8/10: Set up your microfridge rental at
⬜ BEFORE ARRIVAL: Complete the Think About It program; watch your email in August for the link