Border Travel Information
The Fourth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution protects Americans from random and arbitrary stops and searches. Canton, NY is located 20 miles from the US-Canadian border and is within the "100 mile" zone. In this border zone, US Customs and Border Protection and the Department of Homeland Security can set up road blocks to question individuals. We strongly recommend that non-US citizens have their passport, visa, and other immigration paperwork with them at all times, when travelling to SUNY Canton.
Please visit the Department of Homeland Security web site to learn about the required documentation necessary to enter the United States from Canada.