Campus Resources

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Niagara University offers graduate degree programs that advance careers, inspire quality research, prepare for further study, and transform individuals organizations and communities. Below you will find a comprehensive list of resources that will help you experience all our university has to offer.

For more information about our nationally recognized and highly accredited programs, we invite you to register for our various upcoming events and information sessions on our On Campus / Off Campus Graduate Events page.

Academic Departments


  • Assistantships & Scholarships

    Niagara University currently offers over 60 different assistantships, scholarships, awards, and campus employment opportunities for well-qualified, matriculated Niagara University graduate students in one of NU’s graduate degree programs. 

  • Financial Aid

    Niagara University offers a variety of financial assistance to students including scholarships, graduate assistantships, work-study, federal and private loans, and flexible payment plans. Contact Financial Aid for more information.

  • Student Records and Financial Services

    The Office of Student Records and Financial Services is designed to be a “one-stop” resource for information relating to academic records and registration, financial aid and student accounts.

Health, Wellness, Fitness and Living

  • NFTA Bus Transportation

  • Health Services

    Students are required to submit various proofs of immunization documents and to have health insurance. You can learn about what is required of on these pages:

  • Athletics

    The Niagara University Purple Eagles field eight men's and 10 women's intercollegiate teams that compete at the NCAA Division I level as a member of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference and Atlantic Hockey Association. Ours is a proud tradition — and a winning one. Since 2002, Niagara teams have appeared in 11 NCAA tournaments, won 13 conference championships and earned seven regular-season titles.

  • Recreation

    The Kiernan Recreation Center offers intramurals, clubs and classes, as well as access to a gym and fitness center. Intramurals, clubs, and classes, and the fitness center are open to all current student service paying students. You can also purchase a gym membership here.

  • Counseling Services

    Counseling Services is dedicated to providing confidential mental health counseling to help students work through and overcome those obstacles that may be hindering their ability to reach their full potential, so that they may achieve greater personal, academic and professional success.

  • Residence Life

    Approximately 1,500 students are housed in several residence halls, apartments and a grouping of six small cottages on campus.

  • Nightly Niagara

    Graduate students have the option of residing on campus in a residence hall on a nightly basis. Rooms are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  • Off-Campus Housing

  • Office of Student Affairs

    Together, with Academic Affairs and other offices at the university, the Office of Student Affairs works collaboratively with students to develop student programs and services, celebrating student success and building on the university’s rich traditions.

Campus Offices & Services

  • Campus Map

  • Library Services & Resources

    Niagara University Library offers a variety of services and resources (library hoursresearch guides, or ask a librarian) to assist you throughout your program. Visit us in-person or online for access to scholarly information and resources . Whether you visit us on campus or virtually, the library is here to help you succeed at NU! For more information call (716) 286-8020.

  • Office of International Relations

    The Office of International Relations engages the world with the university's rich heritage centered on our Catholic and Vincentian principles and the philosophical, and practical implications of the dignity of the individual, as well as promoting social justice through education and services.  

    The Office of International Relations provides a central point of contact for international students studying at NU and for domestic students seeking international experiences.

  • The Writing Center

    The Writing Center offers help to all enrolled students with their writing at any point in the process. There are two locations: The Writing Center @ the Library is behind the Reference Desk and the other location is in the Office of Academic Support, 1st floor Seton Hall. Hours are posted at the beginning of each semester on its website and students can sign up to meet with a tutor by going on myNU to their resources tab and clicking on Writing Center Registration. The contact person is Martha Krupa, coordinator of tutoring services, 716.286.8075 or

  • Student Center

    The lower level of Gallagher Center is the pulse of student life at Niagara. The student center offers a relaxing atmosphere for students to eat, meet with classmates, study or relax.

    The offices of Campus Activities and Multicultural Affairs is are located adjacent to the dining area.

    Several university offices are located in the Gallagher Center for the students' convenience, including Campus Ministry,Student AffairsStudent Outreach & Support,  Study Abroad  and Student Veterans Services.

  • Graduate Student Council

    The Niagara University Graduate Student Council ensures all graduate students are empowered to excel and lead through fostering collaborative relationships amongst administration and graduate students, and they are provided with enrichment opportunities. This student organization provides leadership opportunities and the ability to represent fellow graduate students.

  • Service Learning

    Helping out in the community is an essential part of the Niagara experience. Whether it's preparing income taxes for the elderly, serving food at a local soup kitchen, or building a house as part of Habitat for Humanity, Niagara students are actively engaged in reaching out to those less fortunate.

  • Campus Ministry

    Campus Ministry's goal is to assist all students in growing in their own faith journey. Let them journey with you as you meet new people, encounter new experiences, and begin to accept the responsibilities of adult faith.

  • Information Technology

    The Office of Information Technology serves the Niagara University community's technology needs (myNU and Web Advisor, student email, and Canvas) with an emphasis on innovation and customer service.

  • Campus Safety

    The Campus Safety office provides essential services to the NU community such as:

    • Enforcement of University Policies
    • Parking Passes
    • Personal Safety Escorts
    • Lost and Found
    • Incident reporting
    • Vehicle Assistance

Planning for Life After NU

  • Career Services

    The Career Services Center offers a variety of services:

    • Individual career advising appointments
    • Workshops on job search, resumes, interviews, LinkedIn etc…

    • Employer information sessions

    • On-campus recruiting and practice interviews

    • Online job portal

    • Career Fairs

  • Alumni Engagement

    With more than 31,500 living alumni, the NU alumni network can help students connect with university graduates for informational interviews, job-search advice, or possibly a room to crash in while on an out-of-state job interview. This network stays active long after you graduate.

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