What Makes Us Special

About Niagara University

Founded in 1856, Niagara University is a private liberal arts university with a values-based Catholic tradition, located four miles from the world-famous Niagara Falls. Over 3800 undergraduates and graduate students are enrolled in four colleges (Arts & Sciences, Business Administration, Education, and Hospitality & Tourism Management). The university offers an Academic Exploration Program for students who are undecided about their major. True to its Vincentian heritage, Niagara maintains a comprehensive community-service program, known as IMPACT.

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Admissions  Help

Middle 50% ACT Range For Freshman Class


Average High School GPA of Freshman Class: 3.42

Freshman Class Geographical Profile  Help

Enrollment  Help

Gender: All Undergraduates  Help

Women 64%
Men 36%

Diversity: All Undergraduates  Help

Freshmen Returning For Sophomore Year: 87%  Help

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Price of Attendance in 2019-20  Help

Percent of Freshmen Receiving Aid by Type  Help

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Tuition and Fees History  Help

About Our Faculty  Help

Faculty Information

Student Faculty Ratio 11:1
Full-time Faculty with highest degree 93%

Undergraduate Class Size

Number of Students 2-19 20-39 40-99 100+ Total
Number of Classes 413 257 8 1 679