Cost of Attendance

Tuition and fee rates at Canisius are the same for on-line and on-campus courses.  Courses taught on-line offer the same excellent instructors, education, and support services as courses taught on-campus.  

Effective May 15, 2020 through May 15, 2021

2020-2021 Undergraduate Full-Time (12-18 credit hours) Tuition and Fees

Tuition COST
College of Arts and Sciences/School of Education & Human Services/Wehle School of Business $14,315/semester
$28,630/year
Fee Cost
College Fee (Provides partial support for the library, athletic facilities use, ID card, transportation, graduation, and transcripts)

$300/semester

$600/year

Student Activity (Provides support for the NFTA Cram Pass and various student clubs and activities)

$230/semester 

$460/year

Technology (Provides partial support for classroom technology and on-line student services)

$125/semester

$250/year

Wellness Fee (Used for operating expenses in the Student Health and Student Counseling Centers. Operating expenses include but are not limited to supplies and equipment, health and wellness education, technology and staffing, charged in fall & spring only)

$145/semester

$290/year

Part-Time Tuition and Fees

Expenses Cost
Tuition $900 / credit hour
College Fee $15 / credit hour
Student Activity Fee $20 / flat rate
Technology Fee $10 / credit hour
Wellness Fee $65 / flat rate

Occasional Fees

fee cost
Orientation Fee- New Fall Undergraduates and Transfers

New- $325

Transfers- $200

Spring Orientation Fee $75
International Student Orientation Fee

Fall- $425

Spring- $325

Individual Course Fees $20-$225
Returned Check Fee (certified check may be required after 3 NSF checks) $25
Payment Plan Fees $50-75
Late Payment Fee

$100/month

$300 max

Immunization Re-Registration Fee $300

Effective May 15, 2020 through May 15, 2021

2020-2021 Graduate Tuition and Fees

Tuition and fee rates at Canisius are the same for on-line and on-campus courses.  Courses taught on-line offer the same excellent instructors, education, and support services as courses taught on-campus.

 

TUITION cost
Office of Professional Studies  (Applied Nutrition, Community & School Health, Health & Human Performance, Respiratory Care) $630/credit
School of Education & Human Services $840/credit
Anthrozoology (College of Arts & Sciences) $840/credit
Cyber Security (College of Arts & Sciences) $860/credit
Data Analytics (College of Arts & Sciences) $860/credit
MBA (Wehle School of Business) $860/credit
Physician Assistant Studies $875/credit
Higher Education and Student Affairs Administration Program $995/credit (Fall 2020 start) $980/credit (Fall 2019 start)

2020-2021 Graduate Mandatory Fees

Fee cost
College Fee (9+ credit hours) $140/Semester
College Fee (8 credit hours or less) $15/credit
Technology Fee (9+ credit hours) $90/semester
Technology Fee (8 credit hours or less ) $10/credit

Wellness Fee

(9+ credit hours. Fall & Spring Only)

(Not charged to students in the Online Programs)

$145/semester

Wellness Fee

(8 credit hours or less. Fall & Spring Only)

(Not charged to students in the Online Programs)

$65/Semester
Graduate International Student Orientations Fee

Fall Start- $425

Spring Start- $325

Auditing

fee cost

Alumni/Parents of Students

$60/course (No fees, except for laboratory & computer usage, are charged.) Undergraduate courses only.

Graduate Education/Comm Leadership $410/credit hour. (for graduate or undergraduate courses taken by a graduate student)
Graduate Business $410/credit hour. (for graduate or undergraduate courses taken by a graduate student)
Grad Professional Studies $410/credit hour. (for graduate or undergraduate courses taken by a graduate student)
Senior Citizen  $50/semester (No fees, except for laboratory & computer usage, are charged.) Undergraduate courses only.
Other Auditors $450/credit hour (all fees remain payable)