Summer Conferencing

Located just 10 minutes from downtown Buffalo and only 15 minutes from the Buffalo-Niagara Airport, Canisius College is an ideal summer destination to hold your annual conference, sports camp or any other  residential event. Our residence halls and meeting facilities can host a group of any size from one to 250 in a variety of styles.

The Office of Student Life provides planning and logistical support for all summer conferences held on the campus of Canisius College. Student Life is dedicated to assisting you in planning and conducting a successful summer conference at Canisius College. We will coordinate your entire stay while at Canisius College.

All work and no play can make for a dull conference. Our staff will be happy to help you and your guests enjoy all of the wonderful opportunities that the city of Buffalo has to offer. Whether you just need directions, or airport shuttles, we will make sure you to get the most out of your visit to Buffalo.


Guests are housed in a wide variety of rooms located on main campus. There are three styles of housing in Frisch/Bosch Halls. Suites consist of two bedrooms, a living room, and a shared common bathroom in the hallway. Corner Suites consist of two bedrooms, a living room and a shared private bathroom. Bedroom consists of two beds and a shared common bathroom in the hallway. Additionally, Dugan Hall is available, offering two styles of housing. There are common room suites, consisting of a layout similar in style to those of Frisch and Bosch. There is also a bathroom suite, which is structured with two bedrooms and a shared bathroom and shower. Furnishings in guest rooms include a desk, study chair, chest of drawers, closet and bed for each resident. Guests can request linens for the rooms.  Fans, clothes hangers, and wastebaskets are not provided. Guests are expected to leave the room in the same condition in which they found it or be subject to damage or trash removal charges.

The community room includes a kitchen and living room. The living room includes a flat screen TV, couches, lounge chairs, and tables for meetings. Kitchens are equipped with a sink, large refrigerator, stove, oven, dishwasher and microwave. Please note that cooking utensils and dinnerware are not provided. Dining facilities are available on-campus throughout the summer.

Conference Rates

Dugan Single AC/Linen

$50 per person/night

Dugan Double A/C Linen

$45 per person/night

Dugan Single No Linen

$40 per person/night

Dugan Double No Linen

$35 per person/night

Bosch/Frisch Single with Linen

$40 per person/night

Bosch/Frisch Double with Linen

$35 per person/night

Bosch/Frisch Single No Linen

$30 per person/night

Bosch/Frisch Double No Linen

$25 per person/night

***Please note that summer conference housing reservations are only guaranteed with payment of a deposit equal to 50 percent of your estimated housing costs, two weeks prior to your visit.



Caitlin Daley

Student Life Housing Coordinator

(716) 888-8300 |