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This page provides information about your Geneseo student account.

Your Account at Geneseo

An account at Geneseo gives you access to your Google email, calendar and drive,, online class resources (Canvas), and printing services. Accounts remain active for as long as you're a registered student at Geneseo. 

Your Geneseo account has a username and email address associated with it.  Example:

  • Username: pmj99
  • Email address:
    • Please note that official Geneseo correspondence will be sent to your Geneseo email address. You should be monitoring your account often. 

Your Geneseo Password

CIT has combined most Geneseo services (eg. Google, myGeneseo, Canvas, printing, eduroam wireless) to utilize the same email address and password.

When is my account created?

  • For matriculated undergraduate and graduate students, your account is created after your deposit has been processed by Admissions.  This should generally be within a couple business days of your deposit payment.
  • For non-matriculated students taking individual courses, your account is created after your application has been processed by the Registrar's Office.

When your new Geneseo account is created, you will receive an automated email sent to the address you provided when applying to Geneseo. That message will provide instructions on setting up your new account.

How do I access my account?

Claiming your Geneseo Account provides step by step instructions to access and setup you Geneseo account.

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For questions, contact the CIT HelpDesk by calling (585) 245-5588, or visiting our online service desk.