Campus Resources

Below are offices and services you will most likely need to contact as an NU graduate student. Click on the title of the office/service to learn more.

Academic Departments

Master of Education and Counseling

Contact: Tammy Bruno
Phone: 716.286.8233
Email: tbruno@niagara.edu

Mail information to:

Director, Graduate Education Program
Academic Complex, Room 225
P.O. Box 1930
Niagara University, NY 14109

 

Master of Business Administration

Phone: 716.286.8596
Email: mba@niagara.edu

Mail information to:

Director, Graduate Business Program
College of Business Administration
Graduate Division
P.O. Box 1909
Niagara University, NY 14109

 

Master of Interdisciplinary Studies

Contact: Dr. Mustafa Gokcek
Phone: 716.286.8195
Email: gokcek@niagara.edu

Mail information to:

Director, M.A.-IS Program
Graduate Division of Arts and Sciences
P.O. Box 1932
Niagara University, NY 14109

 

Master of Criminal Justice

Contact: Ron Winkley
Phone: 716.286.8080
Email: rwinkley@niagara.edu

Mail information to:

Director, Criminal Justice Program
Graduate Division of Arts and Sciences
P.O. Box 1941
Niagara University, NY 14109

 

Master of Science in Sport Management

Contact: Michael Gentile, J.D.
Phone: 716.286.8652
Email: mgentile@niagara.edu

Mail information to:

Director, Sport Management Graduate Program
College of Hospitality and Tourism Management
P.O. Box 2012
Niagara University, NY 14109

 

Financial

Financial Aid

Niagara University offers a variety of financial assistance to students including scholarships, graduate assistantships, work-study, federal and private loans, and flexible payment plans. Contact Financial Aid for more information.

Student Records and Financial Services

The Office of Student Records and Financial Services is designed to be a “one-stop” resource for information relating to academic records and registration, financial aid and student accounts.

Health, Wellness, Fitness and Living

Health Services

Students are required to submit various proofs of immunization documents and to have health insurance. You can learn about what is required of on these pages:

Athletics

The Niagara University Purple Eagles field eight men's and 10 women's intercollegiate teams that compete at the NCAA Division I level as a member of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference and Atlantic Hockey Association. Ours is a proud tradition — and a winning one. Since 2002, Niagara teams have appeared in 11 NCAA tournaments, won 13 conference championships and earned seven regular-season titles.

Recreation

The Kiernan Recreation Center offers intramurals, clubs and classes, as well as access to a gym and fitness center. Intramurals, clubs, and classes, and the fitness center are open to all current student service paying students. You can also purchase a gym membership here.

Counseling Services

Counseling Services is dedicated to providing confidential mental health counseling to help students work through and overcome those obstacles that may be hindering their ability to reach their full potential, so that they may achieve greater personal, academic and professional success.

Residence Life

Approximately 1,500 students are housed in several residence halls, apartments and a grouping of six small cottages on campus.

Nightly Niagara

Graduate students have the option of residing on campus in a residence hall on a nightly basis. Rooms are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Off-Campus Housing

Office of Student Affairs

Together, with Academic Affairs and other offices at the university, the Office of Student Affairs works collaboratively with students to develop student programs and services, celebrating student success and building on the university’s rich traditions.

Campus Offices and Services

Campus Map

Graduate Orientation

Graduate Student Orientation will help you get started, as will orientation programs offered by your individual college or program.

Library

The library offers multiple areas of studying from quiet areas to group study rooms. It is open 24 hours and will be an important resource for your graduate studies at NU.

Office of International Relations

The Office of International Relations engages the world with the university's rich heritage centered on our Catholic and Vincentian principles and the philosophical, and practical implications of the dignity of the individual, as well as promoting social justice through education and services.  

The Office of International Relations provides a central point of contact for international students studying at NU and for domestic students seeking international experiences.

Career Services

The Career Services Center offers a variety of services:

  • Career fairs
  • Resume and cover letter writing workshops
  • Career-related workshops
  • Company presentations
  • Mock-interview sessions
  • On-campus recruiting  
  • An online job board

The Writing Center

The Writing Center offers help to all enrolled students with their writing at any point in the process. There are two locations: The Writing Center @ the Library is behind the Reference Desk and the other location is in the Office of Academic Support, 1st floor Seton Hall. Hours are posted at the beginning of each semester on its website and students can sign up to meet with a tutor by going on myNU to their resources tab and clicking on Writing Center Registration. The contact person is Martha Krupa, coordinator of tutoring services, 716.286.8075 or mkrupa@niagara.edu

Student Center

The lower level of Gallagher Center is the pulse of student life at Niagara. The student center offers a relaxing atmosphere for students to eat, meet with classmates, study or relax.

The offices of Campus Activities and Multicultural Affairs is are located adjacent to the dining area.

Several university offices are located in the Gallagher Center for the students' convenience, including Campus Ministry, Student Affairs, Student Outreach & Support,  Study Abroad  and Student Veterans Services.

Graduate Student Council

The Niagara University Graduate Student Council ensures all graduate students are empowered to excel and lead through fostering collaborative relationships amongst administration and graduate students, and they are provided with enrichment opportunities. This student organization provides leadership opportunities and the ability to represent fellow graduate students. If interested in joining this organization please email gfoe@niagara.edu

Service Learning

Helping out in the community is an essential part of the Niagara experience. Whether it's preparing income taxes for the elderly, serving food at a local soup kitchen, or building a house as part of Habitat for Humanity, Niagara students are actively engaged in reaching out to those less fortunate.

Campus Ministry

Campus Ministry's goal is to assist all students in growing in their own faith journey. Let them journey with you as you meet new people, encounter new experiences, and begin to accept the responsibilities of adult faith.

Information Technology

The Office of Information Technology serves the Niagara University community's technology needs with an emphasis on innovation and customer service.

MyNU and Web Advisor

Blackboard

Student Email

How to Log Into myNU to Update Your Profile and Register for Classes

  1. Log into myNU.
  2. Enter username. Username is a lowercase “s” followed by your 7-digit student number (Ex. s0056789 - include zeros to the front of your student number to make it seven digits).
  3. Enter password. If logging in for the first time, your password would be "Nu" plus the 2-digit day that you were born (not month or year) followed by the last four digits of your social security number/SIN (i.e. Birthday-June 20, 1980 & SS# 123456789 would be Nu206789). This login is also referred to as your PurplePass login.
  4. You should now be logged into your account. Click on the Edit Your Profile Box and update your profile (check over the data and make necessary corrections).
  5. Click the submit button on the bottom of the page.
  6. Log into myNU.
  7. Click on Web Advisor tab at the top, and a new window will open.
  8. Click on Login.
  9. Enter username and password, which is the same as your myNU (PurplePass) login.
  10. Click on Students.
  11. Click on Register for Classes.
  12. Click on Express Registration.
  13. To register, follow the directions on the screen.
  14. Once you have entered your classes click Submit (Click Submit only one time or you may have to log into Web Advisor again). On the “Preferred Sections” screen, under “Action” choose Register for each class then click Submit again.
    At the bottom of the page, click on My Schedule, then select the appropriate semester and submit. Your schedule for the semester will appear.
  15. Print your schedule. You should always print your schedule upon completion of the registration process to serve as your verification. Log out when finished!

Campus Safety

The Campus Safety office provides essential services to the NU community such as:

  • Enforcement of University Policies
  • Parking Passes
  • Personal Safety Escorts
  • Lost and Found
  • Incident reporting
  • Vehicle Assistance

Planning for Life After NU

Alumni Engagement

With more than 31,500 living alumni, the NU alumni network can help students connect with university graduates for informational interviews, job-search advice, or possibly a room to crash in while on an out-of-state job interview. This network stays active long after you graduate.

 Beyond Undergrad Studies