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Fall Open Houses | October 16 or November 12

Open House is an opportunity for students and families to experience Canisius as they engage in the college search and application process. You will have the opportunity to speak with faculty, staff, and students to make sure all of your questions are answered as you move through the college application process. Register below.

Freshman Open House Dates:

Sunday, October 16, 2022

Saturday, November 12, 2022

Transfer Open House:

Saturday, November 12, 2022

Weekday Visits

Weekday Visits 

Schedule a one-on-one meeting with one of our admissions counselors! Weekday appointments with an admissions counselor and campus tours are available Monday through Friday at various times throughout the day. Please schedule your appointment one business day in advance of the date you are requesting a visit.

Weekday Visits

Information Sessions

Information Sessions will take place throughout the year. These on-campus event opportunities will include an admissions presentation starting at 10:00 am, followed by a small group tour of campus. 

Upcoming Dates:
October 10, 2022 (Monday)
November 5, 2022
December 3, 2022
December 10, 2022


Financial Aid Appointments

Connect virtually with a financial aid counselor. 

Schedule Appointment 

Special Connections
Alumni Conversations

Connect in-person or virtually with alumni of Canisius College through the Alumni Conversations Program. Learn about the Canisius Experience from alumni who have experienced it firsthand.

Schedule a Conversation

Griff Center for Student Success Meeting Request

Connect virtually to learn more about our Academic Achievement Team, Career Development Services, Student Accessibility Services, Transfer Student Services, and Veteran Support Services.

Schedule Appointment


Group Visits

Schools or organizations interested in bringing groups of students in grades 9-12 to campus can register through the link below. Group tour availability is dependent on the size of the group and schedule availability. At this time we are not able to accommodate groups of middle or elementary school age students.


Connect with Faculty

Connect in-person or virtually with an academic faculty member from your department of interest. Learn more about your desired major, future classes, research and internship opportunities, and potential career path

Schedule Appointment 

Virtual Visits & Webinars
Virtual Meetings with Admissions

Connect with your Admissions Counselor remotely! Follow the link to our directory where you can select from available dates and times to schedule a conversation with your counselor.

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Upcoming Webinars

Virtual Information Session
October 19 at 6:00 PM

The Holistic Application Review Process
October 26 at 6:00 PM

Virtual Information Session
November 16 at 6:00 PM

Virtual Information Session
December 7 at 6:00 PM

Take a Virtual Tour

Start Your Tour

Accepted: The College Admissions Inside Scoop Podcast

The podcast is available for download on your favorite podcast platforms. Each month we'll be posting new episodes on topics related to college admissions and the college search process. 




Transfer & Graduate Events
Graduate Student Events

Discover how Canisius can help you advance your career at an open house, online information session, or other graduate admissions events.

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Transfer Open House

Prospective students will have the opportunity to learn about their major of interest, have their transfer credits evaluated, learn about the application and financial aid process, hear from current students representing our student-run clubs and organizations, get answers to their specific questions from student services such as public safety, residence life, and more. Transfer students will also be able to tour campus and eat lunch in our dining hall. Register below.

Saturday, November 12, 2022

Transfer Student Information Sessions

Our Transfer Information Sessions are an opportunity for transfer students to learn about Canisius, our campus, the transfer admissions process, scholarships, and so much more. Check back for future events. 

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Guide to Campus Visits

We are ready to welcome you to campus! Following state, county, and college guidelines our team is available for weekday and select Saturday visits. Please review our visit guide before booking your on-campus visit.

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Campus Map and Location Information

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Address and Phone Number

Lyons Hall 
Canisius College    
2048 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14208-1098
(716) 883-7000

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Travel Information

Click the link below to learn more about where to stay and travel options! Please contact our office directly at 716-888-2200 with any questions.

Hotel and Travel

Find Your Counselor 

Curious where your Canisius College admissions counselor is traveling? Check out our Counselor Travel Directory to learn about opportunities to connect!

Counselor Directory

Take a Virtual Tour
Join one of our admissions counselors as she takes you on guided tour of our campus.