Sports Hall of Fame

The Sports Hall of Fame honors former outstanding varsity athletes of the college who competed in intercollegiate athletics, as well as persons who have made outstanding contributions to Canisius athletics in a non-playing capacity.  


Up to eight awards may be presented per year. The awards are presented each Spring during of a men’s basketball gameThe newly established Rev. Paul J. Dugan, S.J. will be permanently displayed in the Canisius Sports Hall of Fame. The award recognizes individuals who have had a significant impact on Canisius College Athletics over an extended period of time, but who do not qualify for induction into the Sports Hall of Fame as an athlete or non-athlete.

Nominations for 2020 are due by June 14, 2020.

ALUMNI NOMINATION FORM