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 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.

News & Updates

New Villa Maria College Athletics Identity Announced

After weeks of voting, followed by a rigorous period of design, Villa Maria College has its new athletics identity, and a new mascot: The Villa Vikings. Tradition trumped change in

Villa Sponsors 2015 Decorators’ Show House

Using their talents to give back to the community, students, faculty and alumni of Villa Maria College are once again participating in the 2015 Decorators’ Show House. The results of their

Graphic Design Students Win in Portfolio Review

Two scholarships were awarded to Villa students at the Advertising Club of Buffalo Student Portfolio Review event on Saturday, April 12 in the Villa Maria College Library. Graphic Design students Grace Gruarin ’16

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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Business

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.