New Griff Orientation

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SAVE THE DATES: AUGUST 25 - 28, 2022

Welcome to Canisius College!  We are excited that you have chosen to become part of the Canisius College family, and we’re looking forward to providing you with a solid beginning to your undergraduate education. To this end, we have designed a New Griff Orientation program to take care of this all-important first step in your college success.


Our mandatory New Griff Orientation (NGO) program for all incoming undergraduate first-year and transfer students will take place August 25-28, 2022, prior to the start of classes. Please review the information below for further details.


The full schedule is available in the link below.  For more information regarding summer New Griff Orientation please do not hesitate to contact us by calling (716)888-3781 or via email at

First Year and Transfer Student NGO Schedules


Registration for the incoming Fall 2022 first year and transfer students will open beginning March 28, 2022. Students will access their orientation registration in their myCanisius portal. Students must log-in to their myCanisius account, using their username and password found on their acceptance letter. One of the items in their checklist is to register for orientation. The form can be completed once they are logged in. Need help with registration? Email us at @email and one of our staff members will contact you to assist!


Family Orientation for Fall 2022

Welcome to our Fall 2022 Parent and Family Orientation! We are so excited to be able to offer this program fully in person this fall.  Please click on the link below for the schedule.  If you have any questions, please feel free to email us at @email and one of our staff members will contact you.  

Parent/Family Orientation Schedule

Contact Us!

Have questions regarding New Griff Orientation? Contact us by email, phone, or through direct messaging us on Instagram:

P: (716) 888-3781


Instagram: @canisius_ngo