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.

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?

Student Linda James Receives Prestigious New York State African-American Public Service Award

February 12, 2013

GVC-Rochester student Linda C. James has received the 2013 New York State African American Public Service Award. ... MORE