This page is your launch-pad for getting connected to the technology resources available to Geneseo students. Please contact CIT if you have any questions or need assistance with your computer or other device on campus.


For questions, visit our online service desk at https://help.geneseo.edu/cit or contact the CIT HelpDesk by calling (585) 245-5588. Submit a request on our remote help portal https://remotehelp.geneseo.edu/ to get immediate assistance during business hours.

Purchasing a Laptop

Computer Requirements for Students

SUNY Geneseo requires all students to bring a Windows or Macintosh laptop computer to Geneseo. This document lists minimum and recommended Windows and Macintosh laptop configurations, provides information about additional considerations, and contains other helpful links

Connecting a Computer to the Network

Preparing your Personal Computer for the Geneseo Network

Wireless at Geneseo

In Your Room - Connecting via Ethernet

Configuring Other Devices

Mobile Devices at Geneseo

Learn about Geneseo's Mobile Website and configuring your mobile device to our wireless network, Geneseo email, and Google Calendar.

Gaming Consoles in the Residence Halls

This FAQ answers questions you might have about connection your gaming system on campus.

Additional Services for Students

software.geneseo.edu

All Geneseo students can download Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access) and other academic software for freeSoftware can also be run in our virtual lab without needing to install anything.

Printing @ Geneseo

Students have access to printing in most academic buildings, Milne Library (at Sturges Hall), and MacVittie College Union.

my.geneseo.edu

myGeneseo is your campus connection to email, student balances, KnightWeb, campus news and events, and more.

nyalert.geneseo.edu

Sign up for NY-ALERT via KnightWeb to receive Geneseo related emergency notifications through email, phone, and text messaging.

canvas.geneseo.edu

This online interactive learning center provides students with access to some course materials, communication tools and more.

CIT Self Help

Student Access Computer Labs

Using the Geneseo Virtual Computer Lab

Google Apps @ Geneseo

Google Apps for Education is available to all Geneseo students, faculty, and staff. Google Apps online services provide productivity and collaboration tools accessible from any Internet connection.

Geneseo Mobile App

The Geneseo Mobile app provides access to resources like class schedules, registration, billing, meal plan balances, notifications, online directory, events, news, campus map, and more. It can also help you find other apps recommended for Geneseo students. Search for “Geneseo Mobile” on the Google Play Store or Apple's app store and add it today.

LinkedIn Learning Training Library

Additional CIT Resources

CIT Policies

A list of CIT Policies and Procedures

CIT Webpage

The main CIT Webpage. 

CIT on Twitter

CIT's Twitter feed.  Stay on top of system outages, phishing warnings, and other happenings here.

CIT on Facebook

Become CIT's friend on Facebook to stay up on all things CIT.



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