Now accepting applicants for the 2020-21 school year, both freshmen and transfer students.
Please check back again soon for new Open House dates.
Crusader For The Day
Eighth graders have the opportunity to spend a school day attending Canisius as Crusaders For The Day and experiencing the excellence of the Canisius Community.
Stay tuned for 2020-2021 dates.
Entrance Exam Tutorial Course
Prepare for the Entrance Exam with a course that runs three Saturdays, 9:00-11:30am:
- October 31, 2020
- November 7, 2020
- November 14, 2020
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
For parents and sons...
Interactive virtual visit and Q&A sessions via Zoom on these dates:
- August 5, 2020, 3:00-4:00pm
- August 12, 2020, 3:00-4:00pm
- August 19, 2020, 3:00-4:00pm
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 Packets 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, April 4, 2020 at 9:00am
***Postponed. New date TBA***
Higher Achievement Program
The Higher Achievement Program (HAP) summer camp is specifically designed for rising 8th grade boys.
Check back again for summer 2021 dates.
Wonder Week Workshops
For rising 6th and 7th grade boys
Check back again as we add new dates for the following:
- Video Game Design & Animation
- Robotics & Science Olympics
- Robotics & Math in Motion
- Outdoor Adventure
Have admissions questions? Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 716.882.0466.