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Welcome Medaille University Students!

Medaille students can finish their degrees at Villa Maria College.

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The Perks of Being a Viking

Textbooks and supplies are free for all students
Eat for free in our brand new Commons – all students get $75/semester in Viking Bucks
Viking Ride – all students get a monthly Lyft credit to get to & from campus for free
Free NFTA bus passes for all students

Parking is always free and there are lots close to all buildings

No Friday classes

See For Yourself.

There’s a path for Medaille University students at Villa!

To find yours, start by exploring our academic programs that are part of our teach-out agreement.  We know that Medaille has great academic programs, and we think you will find a lot of similarities at Villa. Caring professors, small class sizes, and a super welcoming campus await you at Villa. We honor unlimited Say Yes scholarships, give generous financial aid, and offer a robust campus experiences that includes athletics, clubs and activities.  No matter which program you choose, you’ll be able to live out the Maverick legacy and be well prepared and ready to work in your career field. 

Medaille University Program Villa Maria College Program Equivalent
Liberal Studies, AS
General Studies, AS
Liberal Arts, AA
Psychology, BA Psychology, BA
English, BA Digital Media and Communications, BS
Creative Writing Minor and/or Literary Studies Minor
Business, ASB Business Administration, AAS
Business Administration, BS
Business Administration, BBA
Business Administration, BBA
Communications, BS

Sport Communication, BS

Sport Management, BS
Digital Media and Communications, BS

Digital Media and Communications, BS
Sport Management Minor

Business Administration, BBA
Sport Management Minor

Why Villa?

Villa Maria College has a teach out agreement for Medaille students to continue their studies here in Buffalo, NY starting in fall 2023. You’ll be assigned to a personal transfer counselor to help make your transition to Villa seamless. We promise to do all that we can to support your education, provide generous financial aid, and welcome you into our Viking community.

Villa Maria is a small, private college that offers students limitless opportunities. The College has 19 dynamic academic programs that were developed to help students get the jobs that are available and in-demand in today’s market. Many of Villa Maria’s programs are exact matches to Medaille’s programs.

Transferring to Villa Maria College is easy, especially for students from Medaille College:

Villa Maria’s campus is small, but welcoming and inclusive. Our tightknit community allows you to find your niche – people like you who will support, encourage, and challenge you as a student and throughout your transition into the professional world. At Villa, you’ll never feel alone. Support services are available to help you through all facets of college life, and they’re second to none. Once you’re enrolled as a student, you’ll have access to all the tools you need to graduate from college and get a job that puts you on your career path.

Continue Your Collegiate Athletics Career
with the Villa Vikings!

If athletics have been a huge part of your college experience, you can continue on at Villa. The Vikings compete in men’s and women’s basketball and men’s and women’s soccer. Your personalized transfer specialist and our coaches will work together with you to help you get back into the game. Learn more about our athletics program at

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