Admissions Information

Next table presents general admission information.
General Admission Information
Open Admission PolicyNo
Admission Informationhttps://www.canisius.edu/admissions
Online Applicationhttps://www.canisius.edu/admissions/apply-canisius
Calendar SystemSemester
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Credits for Life Experiences, Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Degree OfferedAssociate, Bachelor, Master, Post-Master Certificate

Admission Statistics

For the academic year 2021-22, the acceptance rate is 81.00% and the yield is 15.01%. 1,570 men and 2,098 women applied to Canisius and 1,240 men and 1,741 women students were accepted. Among them, 198 men and 261 women were enrolled in the school (Fall 2021). The following table and chart show the admission statistics including the number of applicants, acceptance rate, and yield (also known as enrollment rate).
TotalMenWomen
Applicants3,6681,5702,098
Admitted2,9711,2401,741
Enrolled446198261
Acceptance Rate 81.00%78.98%82.98%
Yield 15.01%15.97%14.99%
Data source: NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: June 25, 2022)

SAT and ACT Score Distribution

For the academic year 2021-2022, 139 students (30% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 27 students (6%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score of Evidence-Based Reading/Writing is 620 and the 25th percentile is 520. The SAT Math score is 630 (75th) and 530 (25th). The submitted ACT composite score is 31 (75th percentile) and 24 (25th percentile).
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing520620
SAT Math530630
ACT Composite2431
ACT Math00
ACT English00
Data source: NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: June 25, 2022)

Application Requirements

It requires to submit High School GPA, High School Rank, High School Record (or Transcript), and Completion of College Preparatory Program to its applicants.The school recommends to submit High School GPA and High School Rank. The next table summarizes the application requirements to apply Canisius College.
For more admission information such as minimum GPA and deadlines, see its online application page .
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Canisius Admission Requirements
High School GPARequired
High School RankRecommended
High School Record (or Transcript)Required
Completion of College Preparatory ProgramRequired
RecommendationsRecommended
Formal Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission Test ScoresConsidered but not Required
TOEFLRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended



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