Genesee Valley Region

At our five locations in the Genesee Valley region, our faculty and staff provide a combination of in person, group study, and online courses. Our locations include the regional administrative office in Rochester and four smaller offices: Alfred, Batavia, Canandaigua and Corning-Elmira.

Our region has more than 5,500 graduates, most still living and working in the broad Genesee Valley region, from Lake Ontario south to the Pennsylvania line.

Keep informed about the construction of our new building at 680 Westfall Rd., Rochester, NY.

photo of Jonathan Franz

Welcome to the Genesee Valley Region

SUNY Empire State College’s Genesee Valley region serves more than 1,000 students annually. Anchored by the economically successful and diverse Rochester/Monroe County area with its emphasis on agriculture, health care education and technology, the region is also home to more than 6,000 Empire State College alumni. ... MORE

New York state map with the Genesee Valley Region identified

Counties We Serve

From north to south, the counties served by our region are Orleans, Monroe, Wayne, Genesee, Wyoming, Livingston, Ontario, Yates, Seneca, Allegany, Steuben, Schuyler and Chemung.

What's happening?

College Staffing for Wednesday, Dec. 24 through Friday, Jan. 2

December 18, 2014

Empire State College will be closed on Christmas Day, Thursday, Dec. 25, and on New Year's Day, Thursday Jan. 1. ... MORE

Spring 1 Term 2015

November 3, 2014

Registration for the spring 1 term opens Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014. ... MORE