Take Your Talent Further

What Villa’s All About

Villa Maria College is a private, co-educational, Catholic college providing students with the premiere student-centered experience in Western New York. Students learn and grow with a culturally diverse population and culture that lives its values of truth, charity, and unity.

With a variety of academic programs to choose from, our real strength lies in our studio-based education, a 9:1 student to faculty ratio, and educators who bring their real world experience into the classroom. Our faculty consists of working artists, animators, musicians, writers and designers who all place a heavy emphasis on teaching students how to use their talents in real world experiences.

News & Updates

Alumna Exhibits “Together We Are” at CEPA Gallery

Villa Maria College Photography alumna Valerie Kasinski ’14 presents her solo show “Together we are” at Buffalo’s CEPA Gallery, beginning January 30. The show will be on view from January 30 through

Music Instructors Win 2014 Reader’s Poll

Three Villa Music instructors were winners in the 2014 Reader’s Poll presented by jazzbuffalo.org. Dr. John Bacon won for best Jazz Drummer, while Kelly Bucheger won as part of What Would Mingus

Villa Maria College Launches New Athletics Program

Villa Maria College is getting back into the college sports game by launching their new athletics program. Beginning in fall 2015, students will be able to compete in inter-collegiate men’s

What We’re Known For

Villa Maria College offers a number of signature programs that emphasize applied skills and internships in a nurturing and supportive environment designed to help you be successful.

Art & Design

Develop a portfolio that showcases the creative, storytelling, and communication skills important in today’s visual culture.
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Health Sciences

Get the practical skills necessary to help people. Study in our Physical Therapist Assistant or Natural Sciences programs.
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Music Industry

Dig into the technological, creative, and business aspects of audio production and recording with our award-winning faculty.
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Our experienced faculty will teach you management and marketing tools, and how to apply them in the real world.
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Student Work

Villa students are always making new and exciting pieces that showcase their talents and applying their skills in practical environments.

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