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June 8, 2022

Summer Orientation

Summer Orientation is designed to welcome both incoming students and parents on a journey together along with Geneva faculty and staff to ensure a well-informed, smooth transition into college. The college strongly recommends that incoming students attend Summer Orientation.

Campus Life College Admissions College Preparation

August 27, 2021

Four Frightening Freshman Fears

Like anything new, the start of college can bring a lot of fears and doubts that are quite overwhelming. So, from a past freshman to you, here are some questions and worries I had about the college life and reasons why they shouldn’t stop you from having that full college experience.

College Admissions

July 23, 2021

7 Summer Activities to Spruce Up Your College Application

When you’re a junior or senior in high school, this is a great time to start thinking about your college application. When you fill out these applications, you’ll need to make sure yours stands out from the competition. How can you give your college application a boost? For an impressive application, consider pursuing one or more of these summer activities.

College Admissions Financial Aid Program Spotlight

March 10, 2021

Noyce Grant for Pre-service K-12 STEM Educators

To encourage students to enter STEM education, Geneva is offering the Noyce Grant. The purpose of this grant is to provide students with financial assistance and stability during their pursuit of their STEM degree. The hope is to open students' minds to the possibility of using their STEM degree to teach in the K-12 grades in their future careers.

College Admissions Higher Education

October 19, 2020

Nothing to Fear: Why Transferring Colleges Is Perfectly Normal

The college transfer process shouldn't be avoided simply because it seems strange or unusual. In reality, it's a perfectly normal approach to making progress towards graduation. The sooner misconceptions about transferring are put to rest, the sooner students can carve the unique paths through college that serve them best.

College Admissions

March 23, 2020

How to Score a Spot at Your Dream School with the Ultimate Transfer Application

Transfers are far more prevalent than many students realize. Data from the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center reveals that over one-third of today's college students switch institutions at least once within six years. Many others, however, apply to transfer and are swiftly turned down. Keep reading to discover how you can avoid such rejections.

College Admissions The College

February 13, 2020

Five Famous Geneva Alumni

The point of this blog is to mention REAL Geneva College attendees who accomplished some very interesting and noteworthy things during their life after Geneva.

College Admissions

December 30, 2019

When to Apply For College: Key Considerations to Keep in Mind As You Seek a Spot at Your Top School

Today's aspiring college students are especially thrown off by timelines which vary dramatically from one school to the next. Differing deadlines may impact how and when students visit schools, seek recommendations and, ultimately, send in their applications. Read on for valuable clarification to make the process a little less confusing.

College Admissions College Preparation Higher Education

October 4, 2019

Taking the First Steps with Closing the Gap

What if I told you there was a way to get a taste of the college experience while also receiving four real college credits? What if I told you that there was an easy way to baby step your way into understanding the college experience without actually attending college?

Career College Admissions College Preparation Financial Aid Program Spotlight

January 9, 2019

The Promise

With the promises of God as a model of authenticity and commitment, Geneva is happy to be a Preferred College Partner of The Pittsburgh Promise. This program promotes high educational aspirations among urban youth, funds scholarships for college, and fuels a prepared and diverse workforce in the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania region.

College Admissions College Preparation

January 7, 2019

Hottest Majors in 2019

So, what’s the big deal about a major? And how do you get one? Choosing a major IS a big decision. But it is not the end-all, be-all of existence either. There is so much more to life than just your major, so remember that in the process. Start with research... here are some of the hottest majors in 2019 and beyond.

College Admissions College Preparation

August 7, 2018

How to Conduct a College Search

The college selection process can be a difficult, stressful time for everyone involved. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to make this process less stressful. Here are some tips that can help kickstart your college search.

College Admissions College Preparation

November 3, 2017

More College Affordability with New Grants & Scholarships

With continuing economic pressure on colleges, students and their parents, new students at Geneva College have some new options for Grants and Scholarships that reflect the school’s continued focus on making education affordable.

College Admissions College Preparation

October 31, 2017

First-Generation College Students: Research, Apply, Accept, Enroll!

With so many options in the world to choose for college, finding the one that best suits you can be overwhelming. Here are some tips to help you along your journey.

Campus Life College Admissions

July 12, 2017

Graceful Transitions for Transfer Students

The decision to choose a university can be difficult. After attending for a semester or two, you no longer feel it is the right fit, but you are unsure how to find and transfer to a new school. Here are some steps to assist in easing the transition you are facing.

Adult Students College Admissions College Preparation

February 27, 2017

Undecided? How Adult College Students Can Choose the Right Course of Study

If you know you want to attend a Christian college but struggle to choose a major, keep these considerations in mind.

Biblical Wisdom College Admissions

February 1, 2017

A Man Who Isolates Himself...

The loner is someone who purposely holds himself aloof. Everyone else is unworthy! “People are fools.” Every proud loner needs to come to his senses, seek human companionship, and learn to listen to advice.

College Admissions Continuing Education

January 31, 2017

Program Spotlight: Bachelor of Professional Studies in Christian Ministry Leadership

Your faith and passion are admirable, but Christian ministry requires more than belief in the word of the Lord; to minister effectively, you'll also need in-depth Biblical knowledge and unparalleled leadership skills. Both essentials are supplied through the Christian Ministry Leadership program at Geneva College.

College Admissions

May 11, 2016

Geneva College Now a Member of PA TRAC, Providing Even Better Access

Geneva College continuously strives to provide the best opportunities for every student in the community and enrolled in the school. The school recently became a member of the Pennsylvania Transfer and Articulation Center (PA TRAC) which will create key opportunities for students. As a member of this institution, the college will work to identify specific course and degree programs make transferring into the school easy to do. This may allow students who have yet to complete their education in other locations to take advantage of their earned credit.

College Admissions President's Desk

April 6, 2016

Pilot Training

So how does Geneva’s partnership with CCBC in aviation work? Students enroll and major in Business or Missions at Geneva, and major in Air Traffic Control, Aerospace Management, Professional Pilot, or Unmanned Aerial Vehicle at CCBC.

College Admissions

February 26, 2016

2016: A New Year, A New SAT

Nervous about taking the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT)? Well, news about the revised SAT, which will be administered beginning March 2016, may help calm some of those nerves. With the new and improved version, the College Board aims to accurately test knowledge, instead of test-taking skills.

College Admissions

January 29, 2016

Benefits of Enrolling in College Courses While in High School

There are many benefits to enrolling in college courses while still in high school. Here are four of the many great things early college/dual enrollment has to offer: