Campus Map & Directions
From East and West
Take the New York State Thruway (I-90) to Exit 50. Take the I-290 toward Niagara Falls. Follow the I-290 until you see signs for the Grand Island bridges and the I-190 North (Grand Island). Go over both bridges, proceed for approximately five miles and then take Exit 24, Witmer Road (Route 31).
At the end of the exit ramp, turn left onto Witmer Road. Continue on Witmer Road until the first traffic light and turn right onto Campus Parkway. Continue on Campus Parkway until you reach Monteagle Trail. Turn left on Monteagle Trail to enter the Niagara University campus.
After entering New York State, please follow directions above (From East and West).
From Canada & Detroit via the Rainbow Bridge
From Toronto: Take the QEW toward Niagara Falls, Ontario. Enter the USA via the Rainbow Bridge and onto Niagara Street. Follow directions below.
From Detroit/Windsor: Use Route 3 to Fort Erie. Take the QEW toward Niagara Falls, Ontario. Enter the USA via the Rainbow Bridge and onto Niagara Street. Follow directions below.
Proceed to the second traffic light and make a left onto 384 North (Rainbow Boulevard). Stay in the center lane; pass through the first traffic light following signs for Robert Moses Parkway, Whirlpool State Park, the Power Vista and Fort Niagara.
Continue on the Parkway for 3.5 miles before exiting at Devils Hole, Power Vista, and Niagara University." Turn left at the stop sign. At the first traffic light, bear to the right and you will see the entrance to Niagara University. Continue forward onto University Drive and then turn left into the Welcome Circle. The Gacioch Family Alumni and Admissions Center, home of the Office of Admissions, will be on your right when you enter the circle. Park in the designated spaces next to the building and enter the Gacioch Center to sign in and obtain a parking pass.
From Canada via the Lewiston-Queenston Bridge
Take the QEW toward Niagara Falls, Ontario. After traversing the St. Catherines Skyway, get into the left lane and take Exit 37 (HWY-405) toward Queenston. Continue onto the Lewiston-Queenston Bridge (where Niagara University should be visible on your right hand side). After customs, proceed to the far right hand lane and take the first right hand turn, which is the exit toward RT-104 (Robert Moses Parkway / Lewiston). Take the RT-104 West ramp and turn slight right onto Lewiston Rd / NY-104 West. Turn left onto University Drive before making another left into the Welcome Circle. The Gacioch Family Alumni and Admissions Center, home of the Office of Admissions, will be on your right when you enter the circle. Park in the designated spaces next to the building and enter the Gacioch Center to sign in and obtain a parking pass.
Buffalo Niagara International Airport is served by several major airlines and is located approximately 30 minutes from campus. Car rental, hotel shuttle and taxi services are available from the airport.
Niagara Falls International Airport is a small, regional airport served by three passenger airlines and is located approximately 10 minutes from campus. Car rental and taxi services are available from the airport.
The Niagara Falls Train Station is approximately two miles from campus. The station is served by Amtrak. Taxi service is available from the station.
The NFTA terminal in Buffalo is served by Greyhound, Megabus, and Trailways. Routes to Niagara University and Niagara Falls depart from the terminal.
Local lodging information can be found at www.niagara.edu/local-accommodations.
For additional information, please contact the Office of Admissions at 1.800.462.2111 or via email.