Where Talent Takes You

Villa is a small, private, catholic college that offers a variety of bachelors and associate degrees in a supportive, student-centered environment.

What Villa’s All About

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

With a variety of academic programs, our real strength lies in our studio-based education, a 8:1 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.

For more information, contact us today at (716) 961-1805

Film Club Meeting @ Villa Maria College, Room 11
Apr 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Planning meeting for Red Carpet Night.

Honors Convocation @ Villa Maria College, Recital Hall
Apr 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Annual Honors Convocation is held to honor students, and faculty for their accomplishments during the academic year. Each program has a specific award to honor the outstanding student in that area. Full and part-time faculty are also recognized for their achievements. It’s is celebratory event.

Prelude: Graphic Design Senior Thesis Exhibition @ Buffalo Arts Studio
Apr 27 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

This senior thesis exhibition by 14 senior BFA graphic design students of Villa Maria College represents the culmination of the visual communication and design skills acquired throughout their undergraduate studies. The body of work includes the branding and/or rebranding of both original or existing products, services and businesses with designs ranging from business systems to integrated marketing campaigns that include packaging, magazine ads, posters, billboards and web site design.

The follow students will feature work in Prelude:
Brandi Aurelio
Gina Griffo
Alex Mayers
Tiarra McGinnis
Adam Schuh
Travis Springer
Erika Tozzo
Dawan Turner
John Willis
Kayla Zelasko

Harmony: Spring 2018 Fashion Show @ Villa Maria College, Social Hall
Apr 27 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

We must work together to make the world a better place. Harmony is about coexisting through our differences, acts of kindness and growing as a community through fashion. This show brings the idea of uniting each other through creativity and fashion. We want this event to be one where all feel welcomed, appreciated and excited to see what the Fashion Department at Villa Maria College has to offer.  This year we welcome everyone to celebrate good fashion and compassion towards each other. Villa’s fashion show is presented annually by the Fashion Design and Merchandising Program.

See where your talent can take you!

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.

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