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

Art Gallery Exhibit: Photography Program Alumni @ Villa Maria College, Paul William Beltz Family Art Gallery
Sep 21 @ 6:00 pm – Oct 26 @ 8:00 pm

Join us for an exhibition celebrating the recent work and accomplishments of alumni from Villa Maria College’s Photography Program. Their work ranges from fine art to commercial and wedding photography.  The opening reception will take place on Sept. 21 from 6-8 PM; the exhibit will be on display through October 26, 2018.

Faculty Recital: John Bacon Trio @ Villa Maria College, Recital Hall
Oct 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

The John Bacon Trio consists of Matt Michaud, Guitar; Cameron Kayne, Bass; and John Bacon, Drums. Bacon, who teaches Jazz at Villa, received his PhD in Music Composition at UB in 2011.

Bible Study @ Villa Maria College, Campus Ministry Office (Room 104)
Oct 24 @ 1:00 pm – 1:40 pm

Come join us for mindfulness rooted in the Bible. Anyone is welcome to attend. This event is brought to you by Campus Ministry.

Art Program Information Night @ Villa Maria College
Oct 24 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Join our faculty and students studying in our 8 art programs to learn more about studying art at Villa Maria College.

Representatives from our animation, digital filmmaking, fashion design and merchandising, fine arts, graphic design, integrated arts, interior design and photography programs will be present to speak with high school, transfer and students and their families who want to get a feel for what it’s like to be a Villa Viking studying art.

Villa Maria College is hosting Art Program Information Night on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 from 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM. 

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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