Now accepting applicants for the 2020-21 school year, both freshmen and transfer students.
- Sunday, October 6, 2019 9:30am - 12:30pm
- Monday, October 7, 2019 5:30 - 7:30pm
Crusader For The Day
Eighth graders have the opportunity to spend a day attending Canisius as Crusaders For The Day and experiencing the excellence of the Canisius Community. Click the button below to schedule your day.
Entrance Exam Tutorial Course
Prepare for the Entrance Exam with a course that runs three Saturdays, 9:00-11:30am:
- November 2, 2019
- November 9, 2019
- November 16, 2019
Families applying to Canisius for the Class of 2024 may submit TADS tuition assistance applications from November 1 through December 13, 2019. Applications submitted after the deadline will not be processed in time for the January 24, 2020 admission notification period. Click the button below for the application.
See Us In Action Day
Boys currently in grades 7-10, and their parents, are invited to visit on a "See Us In Action Day."
Meet teachers and current students, and explore the campus including our modern science and technology classrooms, new center for the arts, and state of the art athletic facilities.
- Friday, March 13, 2020
- Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Entrance & Scholarship Exam
The Entrance Exam is offered the second and fourth Fridays of each month, or by appointment. Contact the office of admission to schedule your date and time.
Candidates for admission to ninth grade at Canisius must take the Entrance and Scholarship Exam and complete the standardized Diocese of Buffalo high school application. Click the button below. 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 were mailed to both first and second choice applicants for the Class of 2024 on January 23, 2020.
Registration for the Class of 2024
Saturday, February 1, 2020* at 10:00am
*This is the first date to register for fall 2020. Registration is by appointment if you cannot make this date.
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.
- Saturday, March 7, 2020 at 9:00am
- Saturday, April 4, 2020 at 9:00am
Higher Achievement Program
The Higher Achievement Program (HAP) summer camp is specifically designed for rising 8th grade boys.
- July 1-31, 2019 (2020 dates TBA)
Wonder Week Workshops
For rising 6th and 7th grade boys
- Video Game Design & Animation - dates/times TBA
- Robotics & Science Olympics - dates/times TBA
- Math in Motion - dates/times TBA
- Outdoor Adventure - dates/times TBA
Have admissions questions? Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 716.882.0466.