Niagara University

#1711 / #500
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Most Desirable School
Private Catholic university in Lewiston, New York, USA

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About Niagara University

According to Wikipedia, Niagara University is a private Catholic university in the Vincentian tradition in Lewiston in Niagara County, New York. It is run by the Congregation of the Mission and has 3,300 undergraduate students in 50 academic programs. Approximately half of the students are residents while the other half commute from the surrounding area. The college is known as a liberal arts school but offers programs in technical and pre-professional disciplines as well. It was listed as a census-designated place in 2020.

Niagara University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
3,740 92% 77% 1125 23

How Much Does Niagara University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $14,139
30K - 48K $14,145
48K - 75K $20,214
75K - 110K $21,864
110K+ $25,594

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Niagara University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Niagara University, then you can expect to earn an average of $45,300 per year. You also have a 94% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Niagara University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
3,555 2,815 740

Where is Niagara University?

Niagara University is located at Lewiston Road, Niagara University NY 14109

What Is Niagara University Known For?

Niagara University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Niagara University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Niagara University's Most Influential Alumni?

Niagara University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, Social Work, and Literature. Here are some of Niagara University's most famous alumni:

John O'Hara
John O'Hara
An American journalist and writer .
Michael Scheuer
An American counterterrorism analyst.
Bill Press
Bill Press
A Talk radio host.
David M. O'Connell
An American Catholic bishop.
Peter W. Milonni
An American physicist.
Robert Wegman
An American businessman.
Michael J. McGivney
Michael J. McGivney
An American Roman Catholic priest, founder of the Knights of Columbus and blessed.
Hubie Brown
Hubie Brown
An American basketball player and coach.
James Johnston Navagh
An American Roman Catholic bishop.
Louis Iasiello
Louis Iasiello
A United States Navy admiral and Roman Catholic priest.
Donald Walter Trautman
A Catholic bishop.
George Fell
George Fell
An American surgeon and inventor .

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