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

Discover SUNY Canton, where innovation meets opportunity. The college’s career-focused educational programs emphasize hands-on and applied learning opportunities in digital design, engineering technology, health, information technology, management, public service, and veterinary technology. Faculty members bring real-world experience and exceptional academic expertise to the classroom. As a leader in online education, SUNY Canton offers unmatched flexibility with hundreds of courses and 23 comprehensive degree programs offered completely online. The SUNY Canton Kangaroos compete at the NCAA Division III level and will be transitioning to the SUNYAC in Fall 2024. In addition to its 15 traditional teams, SUNY Canton offers coed varsity esports and cheerleading.