Graduate Housing

Live in style as a graduate student at Canisius, where our Delavan Townhouse complex offers the ultimate graduate living experience! These are townhouse style apartments with bedrooms, living room, kitchen, dining area, and bathroom(s). The apartments house 2, 3, 4, and 5 residents in single bedroom apartments. All apartments in this complex are state-of-the-art and include refrigerator, dishwasher, stove, microwave oven, basic furniture, and air conditioning. You will also be provided with wireless internet as well as cable connection for TV. A 6000 square foot community center is located in building A, and the center includes administrative offices, coin-free laundry, a computer lab, a recreation room, as well as a meeting and gathering place. The buildings are located just a short walk away from main campus!

The Process

1. Check out the apartments and housing costs

The Delavan Townhouse complex features all of the amenities you are looking for at an affordable cost. Please look through some of the images below that show off just how spacious and comfortable this living space truly is!

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                             2 Person Apartment:

 2 Person Apartment
                              3 Person Apartment:

 3 Person Apartment
                              4 Person Apartment:

 4 Person Apartment

To view our room and board fees, please view our Housing Costs page.

2. Submit Housing Application

Graduate apartments are subject to availability and are assigned on a first come, first serve basis. We accept housing applications as well as the $200 housing deposit on a rolling timeline throughout the entire year. The earlier you submit your application materials, the greater your chances of securing your spot in Delavan. Applications can either be mailed or faxed to our office at:

Canisius College
Office of Residence Life
2001 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14208
Fax: (716)888-8320

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Graduate Housing Applications will only be fully processed by the Office of Residence Life after the housing deposit has been submitted.


3. Submit Housing Deposit

Housing deposits can be made over the phone with the Office of Student Accounts by calling (716) 888-8500 during regular business hours or by mailing in a check. Checks can be made payable to Canisius College. Be sure to include "Housing deposit for (Student Name and College ID #)" on the check line. Please send all checks to:

Canisius College
Office of Student Accounts
2001 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14208

Graduate Students will be contacted with their housing assignment via their Canisius student e-mail account with their housing assignment placement and roommate contact information.  

Should you have any questions regarding the graduate housing process, contact the Office of Residence Life by emailing or calling (716) 888-8300 during regular business hours. 


Parking Permits
Parking passes are also available for Graduate residents. Residents in the Delavan Townhouse complex should purchase an F permit to allow for parking right outside of the building, while a D permit will allow for parking in the college parking ramp. The number of F permits available is limited and they are sold on a first-come, first-serve basis. To purchase your parking permit, please log-on to your myCanisius account.

Graduate Programs
Canisius College is the premier private institution in Western New York and offers a wide range of graduate programs for students looking to expand their education. There are over 25 programs that can be pursued here at Canisius. Some of our most well-known programs are Business, Education, Arts & Sciences, Counseling & Human Services, Education, and College Student Personnel Administration; although there are many more in addition to those. Whether you are looking to continue classes on-campus or you prefer a user-friendly online educational experience, we have what you are looking for. Please click the link above and search through our programs to see if there is something that piques your interest in us!