Important Dates

Now accepting applicants for the 2019-20 school year, both freshmen and transfer students.


Open House

  • Sunday, September 30, 2018, 9:30am - 12:30pm
  • Monday, October 1, 2018, 5:30-7:30pm

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 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.

SIGN UP TO BE A CRUSADER FOR THE DAY


Entrance Exam Tutorial Course

Three Saturdays, 8:30-11:30am:

  • October 27, 2018
  • November 3, 2018
  • November 10, 2018

Tuition Assistance 

Families applying to Canisius for the Class of 2023 may submit TADS tuition assistance applications from November 1 through December 14, 2018. Applications submitted after the deadline will not be processed in time for the January 24, 2019 admission notification period. Click the button below for the application.
TADS APPLICATION


Entrance & Scholarship Exam

Candidates for admission to ninth grade at Canisius must take the Entrance and Scholarship Exam.

We offer the exam each month on the last Friday of the month, starting at 8:30 a.m. Please call 716-882-0466 or email admissions@canisiushigh.org to sign up, or to arrange an alternative exam date.

Candidates for admission to ninth grade must also complete the standardized Diocese of Buffalo high school application. Click the button below. Please select Canisius as your first choice school on the application. If you have questions, please call the office of admission at 882-0466.

HIGH SCHOOL 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 2023 on January 24, 2019.

It's not too late to apply though. Please contact the office of admission at 882-0466.


Registration for the Class of 2023

Saturday, February 2, 2019 at 10:00am
If you missed registration day, please contact the office of admission at 882-0466 to schedule a time to register.


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, February 9, 2019 at 9:00am
  • Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 9:00am

Check back again for future dates for the practice exam.


See Us In Action Day

Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Boys currently in grades 7-10, and their parents, are invited to visit on May 8 for "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.


Placement Testing / Music Auditions / Studio Art Portfolio

  • Saturday, May 11

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION


Higher Achievement Program

The Higher Achievement Program (HAP) summer camp is specifically designed rising 8th grade boys. 

  • July 1-31

Wonder Week Workshops

For rising 6th and 7th grade boys


Have admissions questions? Contact the office of admission at admissions@canisiushigh.org or 882-0466.