Can I apply while waiting to take the TOEFL or IELTS?

Yes, you may apply while waiting for a scheduled exam. However, conditional admission is not provided to students. We must receive your scores before admission decisions will be made.

What is your institutional code so that TOEFL can send Niagara University the score directly?

The TOEFL code for Niagara University is 2558.

What is the deadline to apply for admission to Niagara University?

Niagara University has a rolling admissions policy. However, you will need to make an appointment with your local US Embassy or Consulate, and make flight arrangements based on your visa. We suggest you start sending application materials six months prior to the start of the semester. If there is anything that needs to be updated for your file, or if the information you have sent is not correct (eg. bank statement), there will be time for you to mail these things to us (allow between 2-6 weeks for mail to reach NU). The University must receive the necessary documenbts (Academic, Financial and Linguistic) by August 1 for the Fall Semester and December 1 for the Spring Semester.

Is there housing available?

Niagara University offers several options for housing on campus. Please visit Residence Life to learn more about accommodations.

After arriving in the USA, how do I get to Niagara University?

Students may choose to take a bus or a taxi to arrive to Niagara University. The bus with NFTA will be a less expensive option. The following route from the Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BNIA) to Niagara University will take approximately two hours to arrive on campus:

  • Depart BNIA Driveway & BNIA Terminal on 24B DOWNTOWN
  • Arrive Washington Street & South Division Street
  • Transfer to
  • Depart North Division & Main Street on 40A NIAGARA FALLS
  • Arrive Portage Road & Portage Rd Transpo Center
  • Transfer to
  • Depart Portage Road & Portage Rd Transpo Centeron 50A ST. MARYS 50A HOSPITAL
  • Arrive University Drive & Dunleavy Hall
Where can I find additional information?

Education USA offers information on various aspects of life in the United States for international students before, during and after the academic program. Please visit EducationUSA for further details.