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Canisius College Admissions

Canisius admissions is somewhat selective with an acceptance rate of 78%. Students that get into Canisius have an average SAT score between 970-1190 or an average ACT score of 22-28. Interested students can apply for early action, and the Canisius early action deadline is November 1.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
78%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
Total Applicants
4,620
SAT Range
970-1190
SAT Reading
480-590
SAT Math
490-600
Students Submitting SAT
90%
ACT Range
22-28
ACT English
ACT Math
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
49%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Early Action Deadline
November 1
Offers Early Decision
No
Offers Early Action
Yes
Application Fee
$0
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
No

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Required
  • SAT/ACT
    Required
  • Recommendations
    Recommended
Poll
72%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.18 responses
Poll
72%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.18 responses
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