SUNY Canton Hosts ‘Summer Splash’ Information Event in July


SUNY Canton is continuing its popular “Summer Splash” event for prospective students and families from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, July 22.

Summer Splash combines campus tours and information sessions with recreational activities like kayaking and water balloon tosses.

Summer Splash - July 22

“Summer is one of the most beautiful seasons on campus, and we like to take every opportunity to invite guests to see for themselves what makes SUNY Canton special,” said Executive Director of Enrollment Melissa J. Evans. “We have a mix of informative and fun activities that the whole family can enjoy.”

The day’s agenda includes discussions with admissions and financial aid representatives, as well as a question-and-answer session with the president. Complimentary lunch will be provided, followed by a kayak excursion on the Grasse River and outdoor games.

Evans added that the college will cover application fees for any Fall 2023 or Fall 2024 prospective student who meets with an admissions counselor at the event. To learn more or to sign up, visit or contact the Admissions Office at (800) 388-7123 or

A second informational event is scheduled for Aug. 5. For more information check out the Saturday Visit Day page.

About SUNY Canton

As Northern New York's premier college for career-driven bachelor's degrees, associate degrees and professional certificate programs, SUNY Canton delivers quality hands-on programs in engineering technology, management, and healthcare fields. It is home to the Center for Criminal Justice, Intelligence and Cybersecurity. Faculty members are noted for their professional real-world experience in addition to outstanding academic credentials. As SUNY's leader in online education, SUNY Canton OnLine offers hundreds of flexible and convenient courses as well as 23 online degree programs. The SUNY Canton Kangaroos 15 traditional athletic teams compete at the NCAA Division III level as part of the North Atlantic Conference. SUNY Canton also features varsity esports and cheerleading.