Graduate Admissions

Summer Session Begins May 20th

The graduate student experience at Canisius is built around you—starting with the admissions process. You'll be matched with a personal graduate admissions counselor who specializes in your area of interest, so you'll get the relevant information you need and the one-on-one attention you deserve. Learn more about the programs we offer.

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Requirements

  • Completed Application
  • Copies of Transcripts
  • Personal Statement
  • Resume

Additional requirements such as test scores and recommendation letters vary by program - refer to the program page. 
 

Term Start Dates:

Summer I: May 20th
Summer II: July 1st
Fall: August 26th

Contact

Address:

Graduate Admissions Office
Canisius College
Lyons Hall 120
2001 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14208-1098
Phone: 716-888-2545
Toll Free 1-800-950-2505
Fax: 716-888-3290
EmailGradAdm@Canisius.edu

 

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday
8:30AM - 5:00 PM

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FAQs

When is the deadline to apply?
Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis with the exception of:

  • Anthrozoology: Feb 1
  • HESAA: Feb 1
  • WNYTR: Mar 15

Which program is right for me?
Speak with your admissions counselor to help determine the program that best fits your needs.

How much is tuition?
Follow this link for a detailed breakdown of tuition and fees.

How do I submit transcripts?
You can upload copies to your application or send by email, mail, or fax to our office.

How much does it cost to apply?
Our online application is free.

Graduate Program Areas

Follow our program categories below to find the program that's right for you. Benefit from Canisius' 3 major accredidations and vast network of over 40,000 alumni.