International Scholarships - Undergraduate

International students who intend to study all four years at Canisius College may be eligible for a scholarship. Scholarship amounts vary and are based on previous academic achievement. Canisius does not award full-tuition scholarships.

All international students will be reviewed for a merit scholarship upon review for admission. 

International students do not have to apply separately for scholarships. The scholarship amount will be determined at the time of acceptance based on GPA. Notification of scholarship amount will be sent with your acceptance packet.

Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP)

Residents of Ontario, Canada can apply for Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP) funding. In 

  • Complete the OSAP Program Information Form
  • Complete the student portion of the Program Information Form.
  • Submit the school section to our Financial Aid Office for completion, finaid@canisius.edu or call 716-888-2300 or 800-541-6348.
  • Send the completed form to the OSAP Student Support Branch.

After the Program Information Form has been processed by the Ontario Ministry, you will receive two forms:

  • The “Confirmation of Enrollment Form” must be completed by the student and requires a signature from the Financial Aid Office. 
  • A three-part form, which requires a signature from the Office of Student Records.

Both forms confirm the student’s enrollment.
Submit these two forms to the Office of Ministry. Disbursement of the student’s loan funds will then be made to the student.