Undergraduate Catalog

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Visitors are cordially welcome at Canisius University. The administrative offices are open Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. during the academic year (except on legal or college-wide holidays). During the summer our administrative offices are open  8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8:30 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. on Fridays. Members of the University staff are available for interviews at other times by appointments arranged in advance. The main switchboard number of the university is 716-888-2200.

Copy for this catalog was prepared as of August 1, 2023. Information, particularly timing of course offerings, is subject to change at the discretion of the University. Please consult the course-listings schedule published by the Student Records and Financial Services Center for a complete and up-to-date list of our course offerings for each semester and/or session. The University retains the right to correct errors within the copy of this catalog. 

Students must complete the curriculum described in the catalog from the academic year that they matriculate at Canisius. If the curriculum changes, please consult with the department chair or program director to determine if students may choose to follow the newer curriculum. Catalogs from previous years are available on the catalog page of the Canisius website.

Additional information about the University and our programs and opportunities are available on the Canisius website

Publication of The Office of Academic Affairs

Jeffrey R. Lindauer, PhD, Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs
Amy K. Beiter, Curriculum and Student Support Project Associate