Freshman Housing

Student housing at Canisius provides a sense of community and connectedness, as well as countless social and educational learning opportunities. Each of our 5 residence halls has a distinct character and life of its own and offers opportunities for any student to find a comfortable living space.

Freshman Housing

Freshmen Dorm Canisius

Our freshman dorms include Bosch and Frisch Halls, located on the north end of campus. Approximately 250 students live in Bosch or Frisch, in single, double or suite-style rooms. There are five bathrooms per floor. Each floor also has a social lounge, and a kitchenette. Student rooms are all equipped with cable television and Internet access. A computer lab is located in the basement of the adjoining Palisano Pavilion, and laundry facilities are located at the tunnel level. Bosch and Frisch are also connected to the convenient tunnel system, which links the residence halls to the entire campus.

All freshman dorms offer the following amenities
  • Cable TV
  • Coin Free Laundry
  • Kitchen Access
  • Wireless Internet
  • Swipe Card Access

Video Walkthrough- Freshmen Housing Options

 

What To Bring

Moving in to the residence halls at Canisius is a lot like getting a place of your own. There’s a lot you’ll need to make your new space feel like home-away-from home. To help get you started, Canisius compiled a checklist of what to bring – and what not to bring.

Alarm Clock
Lamps (desk, reading, floor)
Posters
Kleenex
Plants
Sewing Kit
Stereo or Radio
Umbrella
Sheets (extra long twin)
Pillows
Computer with Ethernet cord
Towels
Can opener
Wash cloths
Aspirin
Blankets
Band-Aids
Bed Spread
Toothpaste
Laundry detergent
Soap
Dryer sheets
Bathrobe
Laundry basket
Dish soap
Hangers
Fan
Stamps
Personal toiletries
envelopes
Shower supplies
Stationery
Backpack
Scissors
Power strip
Vacuum
Cable cord
Tape
Books
Stapler
Wastepaper basket
Storage crates
Television
Thumb tacks
DVD player
Microwave
Screwdriver
Cooking utensils
Flip-Flops
Pots and pans
Hair dryer
Ironing board
Small refrigerator

Do Not Bring

Dart boards
Extension cords
Rope lights
Pets (small fish are permitted, 20 gal. tank maximum)
Candles/Incense
Beds, couches, futons, or chairs that are not provided by the College