Genesee Community College

All seven of GCC’s physical campus locations are closed. Please visit Coronavirus (COVID-19) GCC Response Information for details.

Come for a Visit!

Important Notice Regarding Office of Admissions Events

Updated March 17, 2020

Genesee Community College has been closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation and is taking every measure to ensure the health and safety of our campus community, future students and visitors to GCC. 

In accordance with guidance to limit large gatherings, the Admissions Office will be strictly limiting the number of visitors to campus through the end of the semester and has made efforts to provide previously on-campus events into Virtual events. 

Thank you for your understanding and patience. The Office of Admissions is available to answer your questions. Please contact 585-345-6800 or

For official university guidance and updates about GCC’s preparedness and response to this issue, visit GCC’s COVID-19 Information website.

Virtual Campus Tours and Information Sessions

Attend an information session led by an admissions counselor. The information session will highlight GCC’s programs and services, details about the enrollment process, and provide time to answer your questions.

Tour the GCC Campus through our award winning 360 Virtual Tour. You can also explore GCC through our new interactive Look Book.

Date Time Event Location Register
Apr 17 1:30PM to 2:30PM Information Session and Virtual Campus Tour Online Register »
Apr 23 12:00PM to 1:00PM Information Session and Virtual Campus Tour Online Register »
Apr 29 2:30PM to 3:30PM Information Session and Virtual Campus Tour Online Register »

Individual Virtual Appointments

Talk one-on-one with an admissions counselor to discuss your specific interests and questions about GCC. Appointments can be done via phone or through online video. Request an appointment.

Campus Tour/Self-Guided Tour

Can’t find an event that fits into your busy schedule? Not a problem. To arrange a visit call the Admissions Office toll free at 585-345-6800 or register online through our Campus Tour Registration. GCC also offers a unique opportunity to view campus at your own pace and on your own schedule with our self-guided tours. Stop into the admissions office to ask for one of our over 50 smart tablets.

Preparing for your Visit

To assist you as you prepare for your visit to Genesee, we are happy to provide you with some helpful information, including driving directions and information about our community.

Virtual Open House

Please note: The Virtual Open House scheduled for March 28 has been cancelled. Please pay attention to this space to learn about future open houses.

Learn about all Genesee Community College has to offer. Attend presentations and ask questions via Live Stream from Admissions, Financial Aid, Student Success and Student Engagement and Inclusion. In addition, enjoy a unique and memorable visit to the GCC campus through our 360 Virtual Tour.

No sessions are currently scheduled.

Virtual Major Exploration Days

Join us for lunch! Meet with faculty and the Success Coach from the major you’re looking to explore, hear from representatives in Admissions, Financial Aid, and Student Engagement and Inclusion, and take a campus tour. For those interested in living on campus we also offer tours of College Village, our on campus housing.

Date Time Event Location Register
Apr 24 12:00PM to 3:30PM Virtual Major Exploration Day: Physical Therapy Assistant, Respiratory Care, Polysomnographic Technology, Veterinary Technology, and Nursing Online Only Online Register »
May 8 12:00PM to 3:30PM Virtual Major Exploration Day: Liberal Arts, Creative Arts, Physical Education, Digital Arts, and Information Technology Online Only Online Register »

Class Visits

Class visits are available during the fall and spring semesters. If you are interested in visiting one of GCC’s many classes, we would be happy to make arrangements for you. Class visits are available Monday through Friday during the fall and spring semesters. Please email the Office of Admissions at least one week in advance.

Group Visits

Interested in bringing a group of students to campus for a visit? We welcome larger groups, but ask that you arrange your visit in advance so that we can best meet your needs. Visits are available Monday through Friday. To schedule your visit, complete the Group Visit Form and an Admissions Representative will be in contact with you to help organize your day.

Please note that 1 adult chaperone is required for every 10 students in a group. Thank you.

PTA (Physical Therapist Assistant) Information Session

Before enrolling in the PTA program, prospective students are highly encouraged to attend an information session to learn about the exciting and rewarding field of physical therapy. To sign up, please call Michelle MacKenzie: (585) 343-0055 ext. 6402.

Shadow a PTA Student

Find out if PTA is the right career for you! Send email request to: Peggy Kerr, Professor and Director of PTA Program, at

Nursing Information Sessions

In order to apply for either the traditional or Advanced Placement (LPN to RN) Nursing Programs at GCC, please attend a mandatory Nursing Information Session.

Veterinary Technology Information Sessions

To find out if Genesee's Veterinary Technology program is right for you, please attend an information session.