Important Dates

Open House

  • Sunday, October 1, 2017, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. OR
  • Monday, October 2, 2017, 5:30-7:30 p.m.

All are welcome at Canisius High School at Open House!
If you missed Open House, please contact the Office of Admission for a tour.

Crusader For A Day

Eighth graders have the opportunity to spend a day attending Canisius as Crusaders For A Day and experiencing the excellence of the Canisius Community. Contact the Office of Admission to arrange your day.

Class of 2022 Entrance & Scholarship

The Entrance and Scholarship Exam is offered at Canisius on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 8:30 a.m.

Students interested in applying to Canisius High School as members of the Class of 2022 should complete an application as soon as possible. The application is a standardized Diocese of Buffalo high school application. Click the button below for the application. Please select Canisius as your first choice school on the application.


Acceptance Packages Mailed to Applicants

Notice of acceptance, academic merit scholarships and tuition grants will be mailed to both first and second choice applicants by Thursday, January 18, 2018.

Registration for the Class of 2022

Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 10:00 a.m.

Seventh Grade Practice Exam

Boys currently in seventh grade are invited to take a version of the Entrance and Scholarship Exam for practice. The practice exam helps students become familiar with the exam format by taking the exam under actual testing conditions. There is NO COST for the exam, and it is open to any boy currently in seventh grade. The practice exam will be offered at Canisius High School on the following dates:

  • February 10, 2018, 9:00 a.m. - noon at Canisius High School
  • March 24, 2018, 9:00 a.m. - noon at Canisius High School


Have a question? Contact the office of admission via email, or by phone at (716) 200-0205.