Discover what you can do—and who you can become.
As Western New York’s Jesuit college, Canisius offers a holistic experience that teaches you more than facts. You’ll learn to challenge your own assumptions so you can think about the world (and yourself) a little differently.
Make the world your classroom—roll up your sleeves for field research or pack your bags for a global immersion trip. Expand your perspective and gain the skills you need to put your learning into action.
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At Canisius, you’ll be prepared to make a difference in whatever field you choose. Explore more than 100 distinctive undergraduate programs, while enjoying the flexibility to create your own unique academic path. Double, even triple, majors aren’t just possible—they’re encouraged.
Learn more about our diverse academic programs.
Don’t just gain technical expertise—learn how to apply your values to solve real business challenges. You’ll also have access to an extensive network of successful business leaders from around the region, many of whom are Canisius alumni.
Make a positive difference as a teacher or counselor. Our programs provide field experience beginning in freshman year, thanks to our partnerships with schools and educational organizations throughout Western New York.
The concepts you’ll learn—and the way you’ll learn them—will broaden your perspective on the human experience. And with a wide range of programs that can be customized and combined, the humanities can take you practically anywhere.
Enjoy opportunities that aren’t usually available to undergraduates. You won’t just learn by studying the work of other scientists—you’ll do your own. You’ll engage in rigorous classroom instruction and intriguing research with real-world applications.
Everyone at Canisius pushes students to do so much more than they thought they could.Victoria Fish ’20
Earn a Degree That Opens Doors
Connect with our network of 49,000+ alumni, including those at top organizations like Morgan Stanley, the Buffalo Bills and Fisher-Price.
$88K median mid-career salary (PayScale)
Explore internships and other opportunities through professional student organizations and on-campus networking events.
3,600 career center partnerships
Continue your education at the nation’s top graduate programs, including elite medical and law schools.
Nearly 90% acceptance rate to medical and law schools
Canisius offers scholarships, grants, need-based institutional awards, and federal and state aid for our students. We also recently lowered tuition by 23%, making Canisius one of the most affordable private colleges in the Northeast—and one of the best overall values in higher education.
Best Value Regional University -
U.S. News & World Report 2020