Benefits and Services


Scholarship Funds for Alumni Children or Parents!

The Alumni Legacy Scholarshipis awarded to a child or parent of a GCC graduate, who demonstrates superior academic achievement, exhibits financial need and attends or plans to attend GCC full-time. All qualified students are offered the opportunity to apply for a scholarship.  Awards are made on the basis of academic excellence, career choice, legacy and financial need.


If you’d like to bequest a gift or establish a scholarship for a future GCC student, please contact alumni@genesee.edu


Stuart Steiner Theatre – Ticket Discounts!

GCC Alumni may receive a $2 discount to GCC events at the Genesee Center for the Arts Stuart Steiner Theatre, including all Forum Players’ performances and Student Government Association sponsored performances. Contact the Genesee Center for the Arts Box Office at boxoffice@genesee.edu or call 585-345-6814 for your discounted tickets!


FREE Admission to Athletic Events! 

Enjoy free admission to college-level sporting events and games anywhere on campus – including on the new Turf Field at the Richard C. Call Arena, in the Anthony B. Zambito Gymnasium, the 2nd floor Aquatics Center and Pool and all of our great outdoor athletic fields and diamonds. 


The BEST Center 

If you need to brush up on professional skills, take a driver education course, or learn a new hobby, check out The BEST Center. Customized workforce training, personal and professional development, workshops and on-line training are available. Click here for more information.


Discounted GCC Item at the College Bookstore! 

Located on the first floor of main building on the Batavia campus, near the cafeteria, the College Bookstore stocks a full line of new and used textbooks, trade books, supplies, gift items and imprinted clothing.  Or visit the online store. Alumni can sign up with the College’s Barnes and Noble Bookstore to receive 25% off one GCC item. 


FREE Career Services to Help You Prepare for a Career, Get Hired, or Explore an Entirely New Career!

The Career Services Centerat GCC is always available to serve our students – and our former students! Alumni are welcome back to the Career Service Center at any time in their careers to take advantage of our career counselors, resources, and so much more! We can help you explore your options with career assessments and provide support in career decisions. From resumes and interviewing to gaining experience through Job Shadowing and Internships, we are here to help. Click here to get started today! 


GCC also constantly updates its own unique and rewarding employment opportunities for staff and faculty positions. Be sure to check out here often!


FREE Access to All Resources in GCC’s Alfred C. O’Connell Library! 

GCC Alumni are invited to utilize the extensive resources available through GCC’s Alfred C. O’Connell Library – including books, e-books, e-journal subscriptions, audio and visual materials, science models, and access to hundreds of online databases and other electronic informational tools. Now, with the installation of the new Alma/Primo system, you have access to materials and resources in ALL 64 SUNY campus libraries! 


FREE Admission to Events & Shows at the Roz Steiner Art Gallery!

Genesee’s Center for the Arts Roz Steiner Art Gallery offers culturally enriching events through a variety of media styles, concepts and processes, as well as relevant career experience to reinforce professional skills in the arts. It is also an opportunity for students to showcase their work in a high-tech, gallery setting. As an alumnus, GCC invites you to attend any and all of its Art Gallery events, shows, and exhibits for FREE.


In addition, Alumni artists are often invited to showcase their work in gallery displays and exhibits – if you are interested in exploring this opportunity, please contact mjwhitman@genesee.edu.  


Easy Online Transcript Requests

At GCC, we know many of our students will go on to further education, so we’ve made our Transcript Request process simple – and fast!

Or to simply View an UNOFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT online with your myGCC account


Stay Connected – Newsletters, Social Media and more!

As your Alma Mater, GCC wants to make sure you take advantage of everything we can still do for you! Stay connected through:

The Forum–our bi-annual (now electronic!) Alumni Newsletter 
CougarROAR!– our email communication 
Social Media – @sunygcc on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and YouTube 
Contacting the Alumni Affairs Office directly at:alumni@genesee.edu
And of course, visiting any of our campus locations at:

Batavia Campus – 1 College Road, Batavia
Albion Campus Center – 456 West Ave, Albion
Arcade Campus Center – 25 Edward Street, Arcade
Dansville Campus Center – 31 Clara Barton Street, Dansville
Lima Campus Center – 7285 Gale Road, Lima
Medina Campus Center – 11470 Maple Ridge Road, Medina
Warsaw Campus Center – 115 Linwood Avenue, Warsaw
Or, online at www.genesee.edu