Global Education

With a global footprint that spans every continent, the opportunities at Canisius to develop an understanding of what it means to be a global citizen are diverse. From course-related travel, to international service immersion, to a study abroad program that offers experiences in 13 countries, we are committed to providing students with an array of options to inspire their worldview. And as a home to students from over 30 countries throughout Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia, and South America, Canisius offers a campus culture that is uniquely international. 

International Student Admissions

Canisius welcomes international students from more than 30 foreign countries throughout Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia, and South America. Learn more about International Student admissions.

Academic Programs

Explore the variety of undergraduate and graduate level academic programs that focus on international topics.

Institute for Global Engagement

The IGE seeks to internationalize the culture of Canisius College, prepares students to become global citizens, extends its international programing  outward to community of Alumnae and other life-long learners, and assists many different organizations in the development of international programs.

Study Abroad

The Study Abroad Office provides opportunities for students to participate in international learning experiences through 23 programs in 16 different countries. Study for a full semester or take advantage of short-term opportunities. 

International Student Programs

The Office of International Student Programs supports the needs and development of the global student community at Canisius through academic and career advisement and cultural support.

Faculty-Led Program Opportunities

Canisius offers a number of faculty-led programs abroad, where students can travel in connection with seminars and courses.

Internships & Seminars Abroad

Explore opportunities for students to complete internships and seminars abroad through various academic programs.

International Service Immersion

Campus Ministry offers an array of service-immersion experiences in marginalized communities across the world. Each of the trips incorporates both service - meaning direct, hands-on work with people in need, and immersion - meaning learning opportunities that help us grasp the social, economic, political, religious and cultural contexts within the countries we visit.