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Canisius College Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$44,550 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$30,780 tuition
$11,820 on campus room & board
$700 books
$1,250 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

$44,550 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$30,780 tuition
$11,820 on campus room & board
$700 books
$1,250 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$20,264 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
99% of students receive aid
36% get federal aid ($4,571 avg)
56% get state aid ($2,650 avg)
97% get institn'l aid ($20,264 avg)
77% get loans ($7,101 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 2.79% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 2.79% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

$18,472,975
Annual Aid Awarded
Aid/Loans
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $23,295 98%
Federal Grant Aid $4,571 36%
Pell Grants $4,114 35%
Other Federal Grants $923 19%
Institution Grant Aid $20,264 97%
State Grant Aid $2,650 56%
Student Loans $7,101 77%
Federal Loans $5,748 76%
Other Loans $9,967 11%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: February 15
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Canisius College offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
2001 Main St
Buffalo, NY 14208-1098
(800) 843-1517
http://www.canisius.edu/admissions/financialaid.asp
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $879
Out of State $879

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 3
  • Caroline from Seaside, CA
  • Apr-12-2014 I am a past student here

    Its pricey, but if you are staying in the New York area, it has a good reputation especially in accounting/finance.

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  • 3
  • Staci from NY
  • Mar-13-2014 I am a current student here

    Canisius is more expensive than it should be in my opinion, but worth it if you make great use of your time here.

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  • 5
  • Molly from Elma, NY
  • Feb-07-2014 I am a current student here

    I play for the college orchestra which puts a little extra money towards tuition. It's a great way to help with finances and keep playing an instrument you enjoy.

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  • 5
  • Katie
  • Jul-03-2013 I am a current student here

    While Canisius sticker price is expensive, they offer a lot of scholarships and financial aid. You can also do work study. The food could be better, the dorms are great, and the teachers are always willing to help. Classes are small and the teachers know your name. You have endless opportunities to get involved on campus.

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