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New Student Checklist Fall 2022

Welcome to Geneseo! This checklist will help you prepare for the start of your Geneseo journey.

Checklist: Organized by Due Date

Done? Due Date Task Type (click to see tasks sorted by type)
As soon as possible

Log in to KnightWeb with your G# and pin and complete the following:

⬜ Affirm the Code of Conduct
⬜ Provide a recovery email address
⬜ Receive your Geneseo User ID and initial password
⬜ Change your password
⬜ Provide parent email addresses

Accounts and email
As soon as possible

Log in to MyGeneseo with your Geneseo User ID and password and complete the following:

⬜ Check your Geneseo Gmail. Check this account regularly; the college will be using this email address exclusively
⬜ Explore additional resources at MyGeneseo

Accounts and email
As soon as possible

Complete your course registration survey (check your Geneseo email for a link to the survey and instructions)

Academic Planning and Advisement
June 1 Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (don’t forget to use the IRS data retrieval tool) Financial Aid and Scholarships
June 1 Request an official college transcript for any college credits earned and submit to admissions@geneseo.edu Transcripts
June 15 Complete your housing application in the Symplicity housing system as soon as possible. Submission date for priority housing is June 15. See housing options. After June 15, please email Residence Life at reslife@geneseo.edu. Housing
June 15 Submit the NYS TAP application Financial Aid and Scholarships
June 15 Review and accept your financial aid awards on KnightWeb Financial Aid and Scholarships
July 1 Review laptop requirements Technology
July 15 Submit all transcripts: final high school, college (including dual enrollment), AP/IB/CLEP to admissions@geneseo.edu Transcripts
August 1

Complete the following:

⬜ Make your fall term payment
⬜ Complete parent access to student account billing
⬜ Complete monthly tuition payment plan form (if applicable)
⬜ Select or make adjustments to campus meal plan (included on tuition bill)
Set up direct deposit for student refunds

Payment
August 1 Download the Navigate Student App and explore Geneseo’s resources Academic Planning and Advisement
August 1 Set up your Mobile Devices with Geneseo apps and access Technology
August 1 (Athletes) Complete all sports medical and bio forms Health Services
August 1 Submit official final high school transcripts to admissions@geneseo.edu Transcripts
August 1 Prepare your computer for the Geneseo network Technology
August 1 Fire training module available (Check your email for link) KnightWeb
August 8 Upload immunization and health forms to myhealth.geneseo.edu Health Services
August 8 Complete all required online forms at myhealth.geneseo.edu Health Services
August 24 Fire Training module due KnightWeb
August 26 Sign into my.geneseo.edu and explore DegreeWorks. Academic Planning and Advisement
September 12 Hazing Prevention module available KnightWeb
Ongoing Check your Geneseo email for correspondence from advisors. Academic Planning and Advisement

 

Checklist: Organized by Task Type

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

Health Services

⬜ ASAP: Access the health and immunization requirements and review and complete all requirements

⬜ BY 8/1: (student athletes) Complete all sports medical and bio forms at go.geneseo.edu/athleticsmedforms

⬜ BY 8/8: Upload immunization and health forms to myhealth.geneseo.edu

⬜ BY 8/8: Complete all required online forms at myhealth.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 6/15: Submit the New York State TAP application

⬜ BY 6/15: Review and accept your financial aid awards on KnightWeb

Payment

⬜ 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: Set up direct deposit for student refunds

Transcripts

⬜ BY 6/1: Request an official college transcript for any college credits earned and submit to the Office of Admissions

⬜ By 7/15: Submit all transcripts: final high school, college (incl. dual enrollment), AP/IB/CLEP to admissions@geneseo.edu.

⬜ BY 8/1: Submit official final high school transcripts to the Office of Admissions

Housing

ASAP: Complete your housing application via Symplicity. June 15 is the priority deadline.

Technology

⬜ BY 7/1: Review laptop requirements

⬜ BY 8/1: Set up your Mobile Devices with Geneseo apps and access

⬜ BEFORE ARRIVAL: Prepare your computer for the Geneseo network

Visit go.geneseo.edu/technology to learn more about Geneseo's technology resources.

Academic Planning and Advisement

⬜ ASAP: Complete your Course Registration Survey.

⬜ By 8/1: Download the Navigate Student App and explore Geneseo's resources

⬜ BY 8/26: Sign into my.geneseo.edu and explore DegreeWorks.

⬜ ONGOING: Check your Geneseo email for correspondence from advisors.

Additional Action Items

⬜ BY 8/1: If interested, apply to work on campus

⬜ BY 8/10: Set up your microfridge rental

⬜ BEFORE ARRIVAL: Complete the Think About It program; watch your email in August for the link