Congratulations on your acceptance to Canisius! Click on one of the links below that best matches where you are in the process, and we’ll provide the information and resources to help you get to where you want to be.

Make It Official

You’ve got Petey on your close friends list. You breathe blue and bleed gold. Sounds like you’re ready to become a Griff! Follow these steps to start your Canisius journey.

Make Your Deposit
Secure your spot today! Housing requests are filled based on availability – the earlier your deposit date, the earlier you get to choose housing!

Griff For a Day Customized Visits

The best way to experience Canisius is first-hand. Our Griff For a Day personalized visits allow you to fully immerse yourself in Canisius life beyond what you'd get on a tour. You can attend a live class in your area of study, schedule a one-on-one meeting with a current student or faculty member, and even grab lunch on us! 

Schedule Your Personalized Visit


Learn More About Canisius

We get it: Picking a school is a huge decision, and you want to see the whole picture before you decide. Get the information you need to make the best decision for you.

Resources for Parents
We're dedicated to your student’s success, and we know that the path to graduation starts now. View our parent page for important deadlines, documents and other resources.
Financial Aid Appeal

Did you know we offer a one-on-one financial aid appeal process after you get your aid package? We want to provide you and your family with the best possible package, tailored to you. 

Our financial aid appeal process is:

  • Personal and confidential.
  • Commitment-free.
  • A great way to afford a high-quality Canisius education

See How to Appeal

Connect With an Expert

If you’ve still got questions – about Canisius, affording your education or even the college application process in general – we’re here to help. Select an option below to get in touch with an advisor.