Founded in 1856 by the Vincential Community, Niagara University is a private, liberal arts university located in Buffalo just 4 miles from the world-famous Niagara Falls. The school offers bachelor’s programs, pre-professional programs and graduate programs and also provides students with an opportunity to earn an accelerated masters degree via the combined degree program.
Niagara University offers plentiful recreational activities both on campus and in the surrounding community. Because of the school’s location, there are opportunities for outdoor activities year-round such as hiking, camping, water sports, skiing and myriad other activities. There are numerous student clubs and organizations as well as an active Greek life at NU. Since there are on-campus dormitories that provide student housing, the college is a great way to meet people and form lifelong friendships.