Still Accepting Applications
for Fall 2020

Daemen College is a small, private college that prepares students for professional excellence, intellectual rigor and service to the global community.

  • The 12:1 student-to-faculty ratio at Daemen gives students the opportunity to work one-on-one with professors.12:1
  • Daemen is located in suburban Amherst just outside Buffalo, New York.
  • Daemen offers over 60 undergraduate majors and programs, and 50 student organizations.
  • 99% of Daemen students receive financial aid, making Daemen affordable.
  • Daemen is the highest ranked private college in the Buffalo Niagara region and ninth among private institutions throughout New York State for the lowest student loan debt for parents in rankings released by LendEDU, an online financial site for student loans.
  • Daemen offers a "test optional" policy.
  • Receive more information on the admissions process via the Daemen Request Information Page.

College of Distinction

For the 12th consecutive year, Daemen College has been selected as a national College of Distinction in honor of the institution’s excellence in undergraduate higher education. This also marks the third year Daemen has earned special program recognition in business, education, and nursing for Daemen’s blending of the liberal arts education, program-specific training, and opportunities for real-world application.

Colleges of Distinction

Applying to Daemen

Applying to Daemen is easy and free if you apply online. To apply just fill out an application, submit a brief 250 word essay, your high school transcript and one letter of recommendation.

Application fee: Free

Learn more about applying to Daemen.
To schedule a personal visit simply contact the Admissions Office:

Phone: (716) 839-8225 or (800) 462-7652 (toll free)

Daemen Campus
Scholarships and Grants

A list of scholarships and grants Daemen offers.

Sydney MacInnis

Business Administration with Specialization in Marketing & Minor in Entrepreneurship

Sydney MacInnis


I made friends really easily my freshman year and am still friends with those same people. I have also made countless of friends through my classes. The community and people definitely make up for being so far away from home.

Himdeep Singh

Pre-Med Biology

Himdeep Singh

I chose PT because I wanted to get into a growing career and I wanted to be able to help people improve their way of living.  Plus, I personally had physical therapy and had a wonderful experience.