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: Integrated Arts Pre-Thesis Exhibit @ Villa Maria College, Paul William Beltz Family Art Gallery
Nov 2 – Dec 7 all-day

For the last exhibition of the the fall semester and 2018, our integrated art students will display their pre-thesis work in the gallery.  The details for an opening reception will be announced soon; the exhibit runs through December 7, 2018.

M&T Concert Series: Alumni Ensemble @ Villa Maria College, Recital Hall
Nov 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

A group of Villa alum will reunite in the recital hall to perform for current students, faculty, staff and other members of the College Community. Alumni performers include Damone Jackson, Brian DeJesus, Ralph De Marco, and Eric DeJesus.

Thanksgiving Break @ Villa Maria College
Nov 21 – Nov 25 all-day

Villa Maria College will be closed on Wednesday, Nov. 21, Thursday, Nov. 22, Friday, Nov. 23, Saturday, Nov. 24 and Sunday, Nov. 25 for the Thanksgiving Holiday. Normal building hours resume on Monday, Nov. 26.

Open Session with Dr. Giordano @ Villa Maria College, President's Dining Hall
Nov 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Villa’s Interim President, Dr. Matthew Giordano, is holding four open sessions to give the College community more opportunities to discuss enrollment, budgets, strategic planning and anything else on people’s minds.

Any faculty, staff, or Board member is welcome to attend as few or as many as he or she would like. Dr. Giordano has some issues he will address at these sessions, but there will be no agenda. Attendees will be able to ask Dr. Giordano questions, offer ideas, and share concerns.

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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