International Admissions

International Students at Canisius in Buffalo, New York

Canisius College is not your typical U.S. university. We offer international students the opportunity to receive personal attention and academic mentorship in Buffalo, the 2nd largest city in New York State. We offer highly ranked Bachelor's and Master's degrees that lead students to fulfilling careers, including the #18 Finance and #30 Accounting Programs in the USA (US News & World Report, 2018). Please explore below to see how studying abroad at Canisius can help further your life and career! 

What Is it Like to be an International Student at Canisius?  ISP

The Office of International Student Programs (ISP) at Canisius College supports the needs and development of the global student community through advisement and cultural support, in order to assist them in achieving their academic, personal, and professional goals.

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Important Dates

Application Deadlines: Undergraduate and Graduate applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. Applications should be received at least 30 days prior to the start date for your first term. We will need time to help you obtain a student visa.

Term Start Dates

Fall: August 31, 2020

Spring: January 13, 2020

Summer: May 18, 2020

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Get it touch:

Tiffany Wagner
Admissions Counselor| International Students
716-888-2200 |

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International Student Booklet

Click the button below to view our information booklet for International Students online. Click here for our Chinese brochure. 


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