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Buffalo-Niagara Region

Not only is Niagara University a highly recognized university with excellent academics, vibrant campus life and a beautiful campus, NU is also part of the incredible renaissance taking place in the Buffalo-Niagara region.

With professional sports teams, world-class architecture, an incredible arts community, and events and activities taking place year-round, the Buffalo-Niagara region has become well-known as a growing, dynamic community.

In a recent story, The New York Times noted that the region is an area where college graduates are choosing to live. And Buffalo-Niagara continues to be highlighted as a top travel destination by The Toronto Star, National Geographic, The Guardian, and USA Today. Katie Couric also recently featured the region’s comeback on Yahoo News.

Located five minutes from Niagara Falls, and just 20 minutes from Buffalo, Niagara University students enjoy the many great attractions all year, including dining, ice skating, kayaking, sightseeing, and shopping.