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.

Information on COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

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 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.

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

May
19
Wed
Technology Lending Return @ Villa Maria College, Music Building, Ground Floor
May 19 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Now that classes have ended, make sure you return technology that you borrowed during the 2020-21 Academic Year. Villa is hosting two return events. Any questions or need an alternative date? Email [email protected]

May
20
Thu
2021 Animation Screening @ YouTube Live
May 20 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Join the Animation students of Villa Maria College for a virtual showcase of the work they created throughout the 2020-2021 academic year. The event begins at 5:30 PM with a countdown to the screening, that will show highlights from the freshmen and sophomore foundation courses. The main event begins at 6:00 PM; this features films and projects from Villa Maria’s junior and senior Animation students. The screening will conclude with an awards ceremony that recognizes exceptional work.

All members of the Villa Maria community are invited to attend the live screening for free by visiting https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YwIrsdTVWsI.

May
22
Sat
Commencement @ Villa Maria College
May 22 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Graduates from the Classes of 2021 and 2020 are invited to attend Villa Maria College’s in-person Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 22, 2021 at 10 AM. Exercises will take place outside, in front of the Main Building, rain or shine. Due to state and county COVID-19 restrictions, each student participant is able to invite two guests to attend the ceremony. If there are any additional changes to New York State’s social gathering policies students will be notified via email as soon as possible. For the most up-to-date information, visit www.villa.edu/commencement

Jun
14
Mon
32nd Annual Scholarship Golf Outing @ Arrowhead Golf Club
Jun 14 @ 9:45 am – 7:00 pm

SAVE THE DATE for our Annual Villa Maria College Scholarship Golf Outing on June 14, 2021. Registration will start at 9:45 am and Shotgun Start is at 11:00 am. Sponsored by United Insurance, Mercedes Benz of Buffalo, Felician Sisters of North America, Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP, and The Hanover Insurance Group. Explore sponsorship opportunities and register here: www.villa.edu/alumni-association/news-events/golf-outing.

See where your talent can take you!

You’re always welcome on our small, friendly campus!

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.

Recent News

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💻 Make sure you return technology that you borrowed during the 2020-21 academic year on May 19 from 10am to 2pm. ⁠
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Any questions or need an alternative date? Email ekerr@villa.edu.

💻 Make sure you return technology that you borrowed during the 2020-21 academic year on May 19 from 10am to 2pm. ⁠

Any questions or need an alternative date? Email [email protected]
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Did you hear?! 📚 Nearly all books and supplies are now included in the cost of tuition at Villa Maria College! #Linkin.bio for ALL the details!⁠
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#college #wnycollege #villaiswhere #villaishome

Did you hear?! 📚 Nearly all books and supplies are now included in the cost of tuition at Villa Maria College! #Linkin.bio for ALL the details!⁠

#college #wnycollege #villaiswhere #villaishome
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Pencil it in! 📅 Villa Maria College is hosting Accepted Student Day on May 25, 2021. Accepted Students Day is your first opportunity to get a real taste of the inclusive, supportive community Villa Maria prides itself on being!

Pencil it in! 📅 Villa Maria College is hosting Accepted Student Day on May 25, 2021. Accepted Students Day is your first opportunity to get a real taste of the inclusive, supportive community Villa Maria prides itself on being! ...

The Liberal Arts program is designed to help you transfer into a variety of different bachelor's degree programs. After graduation, employment opportunities exist in every type of organization. 📚 Many employers select Liberal Arts graduates because they possess the critical thinking skills needed to thrive in any industry!

The Liberal Arts program is designed to help you transfer into a variety of different bachelor's degree programs. After graduation, employment opportunities exist in every type of organization. 📚 Many employers select Liberal Arts graduates because they possess the critical thinking skills needed to thrive in any industry! ...

Our freshman Interior Design students went on a field trip to Frank Lloyd Wright’s Darwin Martin House last week! They enjoyed learning about the architect’s quintessential Prairie house.

Our freshman Interior Design students went on a field trip to Frank Lloyd Wright’s Darwin Martin House last week! They enjoyed learning about the architect’s quintessential Prairie house. ...

Come out and celebrate! 🎉 We will have Jerk Chicken, Baked Mac, and Sweet Plantains. Beverages included!

Come out and celebrate! 🎉 We will have Jerk Chicken, Baked Mac, and Sweet Plantains. Beverages included! ...

🎼 If your passion for music and business are inseparably intertwined, our Music Industry program can help you forge your path within the music industry, such as recording or business. Focus on the behind-the-scenes aspects of the entertainment industries at Villa!

🎼 If your passion for music and business are inseparably intertwined, our Music Industry program can help you forge your path within the music industry, such as recording or business. Focus on the behind-the-scenes aspects of the entertainment industries at Villa! ...

Spring is in the air! ☀️ Join us this week for Spring Fest, a Cinco de Mayo Fiesta, ice cream social and much, much more. We have a week of fun planned and we can hardly wait!

Spring is in the air! ☀️ Join us this week for Spring Fest, a Cinco de Mayo Fiesta, ice cream social and much, much more. We have a week of fun planned and we can hardly wait! ...

Our face when someone reminds us that next week is Spring Week! Stay tuned for a full week of food trucks, activities, and giveaways with Student Life!

Our face when someone reminds us that next week is Spring Week! Stay tuned for a full week of food trucks, activities, and giveaways with Student Life! ...

Join us in the Auditorium TONIGHT from 7-10pm to enjoy music from our talented Villa Vikings! 🎶

Join us in the Auditorium TONIGHT from 7-10pm to enjoy music from our talented Villa Vikings! 🎶 ...

The road to success as a PTA begins by exploring all aspects of the career! At Villa, you’ll be immersed in several of the various settings you could work in: hospitals, community health centers, nursing homes, sports facilities, rehabilitation centers, pediatric centers, and more. ⁠
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If you want to gain the knowledge and experience you need to work as a PTA, Villa is the place for you. 👇🏼

The road to success as a PTA begins by exploring all aspects of the career! At Villa, you’ll be immersed in several of the various settings you could work in: hospitals, community health centers, nursing homes, sports facilities, rehabilitation centers, pediatric centers, and more. ⁠

If you want to gain the knowledge and experience you need to work as a PTA, Villa is the place for you. 👇🏼
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Our Fine Arts program offers a wide range of studio courses designed to develop creative skills with a variety of materials and methods. Come to Villa and explore the many aspects of the visual arts! 🧑‍🎨

Our Fine Arts program offers a wide range of studio courses designed to develop creative skills with a variety of materials and methods. Come to Villa and explore the many aspects of the visual arts! 🧑‍🎨 ...

😌 Come out for a relaxing day on Tuesday with Student Life, as we collaborate with the OTA Students for some fun and self-care activities! ⁠
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See you in the Dining Hall at 11:15am!

😌 Come out for a relaxing day on Tuesday with Student Life, as we collaborate with the OTA Students for some fun and self-care activities! ⁠

See you in the Dining Hall at 11:15am!
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Graduates from the Classes of 2021 and 2020 are invited to attend Villa Maria College’s in-person Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 22 at 10am. 🎓 Exercises will take place outside, in front of the Main Building, rain or shine!⁠
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⭐ For the most up-to-date information, visit villa.edu/commencement.

Graduates from the Classes of 2021 and 2020 are invited to attend Villa Maria College’s in-person Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 22 at 10am. 🎓 Exercises will take place outside, in front of the Main Building, rain or shine!⁠

⭐ For the most up-to-date information, visit villa.edu/commencement.
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It’s OT Month! 🦵 Be sure to check out our stories next week. We’ll be sharing facts about the Occupational Therapy field and some info about what it’s like to study OTA at Villa!⁠
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#OccupationalTherapy #OTMonth

It’s OT Month! 🦵 Be sure to check out our stories next week. We’ll be sharing facts about the Occupational Therapy field and some info about what it’s like to study OTA at Villa!⁠

#OccupationalTherapy #OTMonth
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Gain the educational and professional experience you need to prepare for a career in the film industry at Villa Maria College! 📽️ Did you know that the Bureau of Labor and Statistics projects positive job growth in the TV and film industries through 2022?

Gain the educational and professional experience you need to prepare for a career in the film industry at Villa Maria College! 📽️ Did you know that the Bureau of Labor and Statistics projects positive job growth in the TV and film industries through 2022? ...

It's Monday Fun Day!!! 🎈Join Student Life for a fun-filled day of games and events. There are prizes to be won! ⁠
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Meet us in the dining hall at 11:15am today!

It's Monday Fun Day!!! 🎈Join Student Life for a fun-filled day of games and events. There are prizes to be won! ⁠

Meet us in the dining hall at 11:15am today!
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Tonight is our annual Honors Convocation event! 🏆 Congratulations to our students and faculty for their academic accomplishments during a difficult year. We are so proud of our Villa Vikings!

Tonight is our annual Honors Convocation event! 🏆 Congratulations to our students and faculty for their academic accomplishments during a difficult year. We are so proud of our Villa Vikings! ...

Make sure to attend our Registration FAQ Station in the dining hall today at 11am! Our well-trained, enthusiastic, and compassionate faculty are ready to help guide Villa’s students through class registration.

Make sure to attend our Registration FAQ Station in the dining hall today at 11am! Our well-trained, enthusiastic, and compassionate faculty are ready to help guide Villa’s students through class registration. ...

Students, do you want a chance to win a $100 gift card to Amazon and a handful of other prizes? 😍 Don't forget to submit your statement explaining what you love about Villa Maria College!⁠
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Contest ends April 14, 2021. Linkin.bio for all the details!

Students, do you want a chance to win a $100 gift card to Amazon and a handful of other prizes? 😍 Don't forget to submit your statement explaining what you love about Villa Maria College!⁠

Contest ends April 14, 2021. Linkin.bio for all the details!
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