The GRIFF Center for Academic Engagement provides support to all Canisius students.


The Tutoring Center (OM 315)

Free tutoring for all Canisius students. Tutors are peers and adjunct professors with expertise in the majority of disciplines. Different strategies are used to help address individual student needs. The GRIFF Center also hosts a variety of programs and workshops to build academic skills and help students become lifelong learners.

The Study Center Program (OM 318)

Open to all Canisius students, the Study Center is a quiet environment where tutors are nearby to answer questions and provide academic support. 

Academic Mentor Program (OM 317)

One-on-one academic mentoring, this program guides students through various issues that may arise during their academic career. Academic Mentors meet on a weekly basis with students to assist with better time management, handling of courses, study and other skills needed to achieve academic success.

Accessibility Support (OM 317)

Students may register with this office whether their disability is permanent or temporary. Committed to creating equal access for all Canisius students with disabilities, this office helps meet individual needs and oversees the proctoring of all special needs and make-up exams. Students without disabilities may also contact us to make-up exams missed because of travel for a college involvement, family and health issues, or course conflict.