One of 28 Jesuit, Catholic colleges in the nation, Canisius is a premier private university located in North-Central Buffalo, New York. Nestled between the historic Hamlin Park neighborhood and Delaware Park, the 72-acre campus is surrounded by a host of business, arts and culture. Established in 1870, Canisius College is consistently ranked among the top regional colleges in the Northeast. A commitment to high quality education is led by faculty who are leaders in their field while offering more than 125 majors, minors and special programs. The Catholic faith and intellectual tradition are a vital component in fostering student commitment to excellence, service and leadership in a global society.
Canisius College is located in Buffalo, New York; a city that is rich in its culture and history. Buffalo is home to world class architecture, a world-renowned art gallery, theater district, eclectic restaurants and shops and the honor of being named an “All-American City”. Explore the vibrant fall foliage or visit one of the Seven Wonders of the Natural World, Niagara Falls. Whether it be enjoying a major league ballgame, hitting the snowy slopes, or enjoying summertime festivals the region’s four seasons provide a variety of indoor and outdoor activities.