College Representative Questionnaire

Date:

9/21/2018 @ 8:15am

Name of College:

Canisius College

Name of Representative:

Kristin Hall

Email Address:

hall10@canisius.edu

Phone Number:

Office: 716-888-2206

College Web Page:

www.canisius.edu

Please give some examples of high profile events

held on campus last year  (i.e. concerts. speakers, political debates, etc.):        

We have over 100+ student clubs. Being located in a city students can take advantage of a variety of events.

What percentage of students stay on campus during the weekends?

80-90%.

New initiatives on campus and/or institutional goals?

What is something you might find at the school that may not exist at any other school?

Underground hallways that connect all of main campus.

If located outside of New England, what New England area schools is your institution similar to?

Small, Liberal Arts, Private Colleges.

What is the distance to the nearest big city? And what is that city?

We are located in the City of Buffalo, NY.

What is the approximate distance from Westborough, driving and/or flying?

Driving approximately 7-½ hours.

Flying approximately 1-½ hours.

Located 5 miles from the airport.

What are your most popular majors?

Animal Behavior, Ecology & Conservation, Biology/Pre-Med, Accounting, Economics, Finance.

What are your newest and/or most unique majors?

Animal Behavior, Ecology & Conservation, Sports Broadcasting, Sports & Exercise Healthcare.

What majors are you hoping to grow?

Will applying “undecided” for a major affect a student’s chances for acceptance?

No - Students do not need to declare until sophomore year.

Is there a statistical advantage to applying early decision or early action?

If interviews are required or recommended, where and by whom are they conducted?

Are students automatically considered for merit scholarships with the application to the school?

What percentage of demonstrated financial aid do you meet?

Is there anything else a student should know that they will not easily find in a guidebook or online?