Believe it or not, we are quickly approaching the beginning of the fall semester! For some families, this marks an exciting milestone when your student is just beginning their college journey at Canisius. For others, you may look on with great pride and anticipation as you continue to watch your children grow in their knowledge and spirit.

Regardless if you are new to our Canisius family or are already familiar with us, one of the best ways to prepare for this transition into the new year is to acquaint yourself with Canisius’ exceptional student services. They are important resources for your child’s success and for your own peace of mind. You can rest assured that your investment in a Canisius education not only means an outstanding academic experience, but also an excellent level of student services, personalized attention, safety, and support to ensure that your child thrives and makes the most of these years.

This monthly newsletter provides you with the featured articles and facts every parent should know, including information about offices and services that are available at Canisius to assist you and your children.

Canisius’ programs – in the classroom, on the athletic field, for recreation or for service – are distinguished by our Catholic, Jesuit identity. This means many things, but chief among them is our commitment to providing a living and learning experience marked by cura pursonalis, care for the whole person – mind, body, and spirit.

You have nurtured, educated, and prepared your student well for this exciting time in their lives. Trust now that Canisius’ highly dedicated faculty and staff are here at every step of the way to assist them on the road ahead.

Very truly yours,

John J. Hurley, President