Welcome to the GriffParent Newsletter!

Welcome to the Canisius College Newsletter! This newsletter is distributed by the Griff Center for Academic Engagement to the parents of all undergraduate students. Each publication will include information from various departments on campus, events, and upcoming...

Important Dates

Important Dates Below are the important upcoming dates to put on your calendar: As soon as possible: Complete The New Student Checklist – The New Student Checklist can be found when your student logs into their myCanisius portal using their user name and...

We’re Here for You!

We’re Here for You! Here in the Griff Center for Academic Engagement, we want to support your student as they become a Golden Griffin through to graduation and after, when they join over 45,000 fellow alumni! We offer advisement for still deciding students and student...

New Students- Dress for Success!

New Students – Dress for Success! At Canisius College, career development begins on day one!  By having your student pack a few essentials, they can feel prepared to make the most of any professional opportunities and events on campus. The following are some...

Griff Center Career Event- Sneak Peak

The Griff Center Career Services Team offer numerous events throughout the academic year that your student can participate in! Students will be able to attend Lunch and Learn events in the fall where they can share a meal with local leaders in their field.  Students...

May Newsletter from the President

        We have reached the end of the spring semester, so to the proud parents of our graduating seniors, I offer you my heartiest congratulations! On behalf of our Trustees, faculty, staff, and Jesuit Community, we join you in celebrating this special milestone and...

Summer and Professional Development

The summer is a great time for students to stay engaged in their professional development. Here are some ways that your student can continue to grow in their careers over the next few months: 1) Stay current on issues and happenings in their field; read any relevant...