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Next Steps for Fall 2024: Is it NU?

There’s still time to enroll for fall!
Visit our Next Steps page for information about Summer Orientation
and other upcoming events, deposit information, Purple Perks incentives, and more!

Current Students

Hello, Purple Eagles!

Whether you want to find out when the next hockey game is happening at Dwyer Arena or see what’s on exhibit at Castellani Art Museum, let us help you find your way:

Let's Go Purple Eagles!

Athletics at NU

Whether you’re looking to join a team or cheer on a game, NU Athletics is the place to be! We offer 19 Division I teams, as well as competitive Club teams. Let your purple pride soar!

Niagara by the Numbers

What makes Niagara University so special? In addition to our strong Vincentian culture and close-knit student body, the education you receive here will you allow you to hit the ground running after you graduate!

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Outstanding Academics

80+

undergrad degree programs

Set Up for Success

98%

of grads are employed or in grad school within one year

Affordable Investment

100%

of incoming freshman receive financial aid

NU Program Spotlight

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With five colleges that feature over 80 undergraduate programs and more than 30 graduate programs, there is always something new and innovative happening in our classrooms.

Accelerated Nursing

Niagara empowers students with the confidence and skills to excel as professionals and as people, both on and off campus.

WHY WE DO IT

We live our mission of developing the whole person – mind, body, heart, and soul. It’s the river that runs through everything we do.

HOW WE LIVE

Our Catholic and Vincentian heritage has carried us for over 160 years, inspiring us to offer each student individualized guidance and support.

$130 Million Raised

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powering transformation campaign logo

We are thrilled to announced the successful completion of the largest and most impactful philanthropic campaign in our 166-year history. “Powering Transformation: The Campaign for Niagara University,” has raised more than $130 million dollars, exceeding its goal of $125 million.

The Power of Niagara

The power of Niagara is the embodiment of our strong values, exceptional student body, and world-class faculty. It’s driven by our mission, and carried out every day by the passionate people who walk our campus.

WHO WE ARE

Niagara empowers students with the confidence and skills to excel as professionals and as people, both on and off campus.

WHY WE DO IT

We live our mission of developing the whole person – mind, body, heart, and soul. It’s the river that runs through everything we do.

HOW WE LIVE

Our Catholic and Vincentian heritage has carried us for over 160 years, inspiring us to offer each student individualized guidance and support.

Upcoming Events

Whether you’re an incoming undergrad or graduate student, we offer a number of events designed to answer your questions and inspire you to get excited about your future as a Purple Eagle!

EVENT 1

Date / Time

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Open House BBQ and Ice Cream Social

Wednesday
July 31, 2024 | 4 p.m. – 7 p.m.

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Summer open house

Saturday
August 17, 2024 | 10 a.m.

» Learn More

News from The Ridge

Niagara University Awarded $100,000 National Science Foundation Award

June 6, 2024

Niagara University professors Dr. Maritza Branker, associate professor of mathematics, and Dr. Caitlin Riegel, assistant professor of education, have been awarded a $100,000 grant from the National Science Foundation’s Robert Noyce Scholarship Program to expand STEM education pathways for secondary teachers in high-need school districts.

Niagara University in Ontario MBA Students Gain International Business Perspective During Trip to Italy

June 6, 2024

Niagara University professors Dr. Maritza Branker, associate professor of mathematics, and Dr. Caitlin Riegel, assistant professor of education, have been awarded a $100,000 grant from the National Science Foundation’s Robert Noyce Scholarship Program to expand STEM education pathways for secondary teachers in high-need school districts.

Dr. Shawn Daly Is Featured Presenter at International eLearning Conference

Dr. Shawn Daly was a featured panelist at eLearning Africa, the 17th International Conference & Exhibition on Digital Education, Training & Skills Development. He is pictured with fellow panelists Blair Robert Ayesiga, Agnes Nyirankira, and moderator Silas Lwakabamba.

Dr. Shawn Daly Is Featured Presenter at International eLearning Conference

May 30, 2024

Dr. Shawn Daly, Niagara University professor of marketing and international business and director of student global experience in the Holzchuh College of Business Administration, was a featured presenter at eLearning Africa, the 17th International Conference & Exhibition on Digital Education, Training & Skills Development, May 29-31, 2024, in Rwanda. Co-hosted by the Ministry of Education of Rwanda and the Rwanda Convention Bureau, this flagship event brought together more than 1,200 international participants from across the public and private sectors.

Niagara Spotlight

Read all about it! Find out what people are saying about Niagara University, from our campus news and beyond.

NU is the "Best Value" in NYS

Niagara University demonstrates its strength in U.S. News College Rankings.

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Kiernan Center

Students rave about renovated recreation center at Niagara University.

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NU Sabres Scholars

Niagara University Sabres Scholars begin one-of-a-kind educational experience.

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In Their Words

I decided to enroll at Niagara University because it gave me a sense of community when I stepped foot onto campus. I knew I would thrive with the small class sizes and endless opportunities that would be provided to me. What I didn’t know is how much of an impact these opportunities would have on me, as well as my future.

Sarah Bauch, ’21
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