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Apply Online for First Year, Transfer and Graduate Programs

Application fee: Free

Daemen offers Rolling Admissions and is still accepting applications for the Fall 2020 semester. 

First Year Application Process

Daemen College offers two, first year, application options;

Early Decision with 4-year tuition guarantee​:

  • Early Decision Application Deadline: Monday, November 2nd, 2020
  • Decisions released: Mid November, 2020
  • Early Decision Deposit Deadline: Friday, December 18th, 2020
  • Please go to daemen.edu/earlydecision for more information

Rolling Admissions: Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis any time after August 1st, 2020. Our first acceptances will go out in mid-November. After mid-November, once an application is complete students will receive an admissions decision within a 1-3 weeks time, depending on the time of year and amount of applications to review.

Priority Deadline for Physician Assistant and Nursing-ECC

Deadline to apply: 11/20/20

Deadline to make submit tuition deposit: 5/1/21

Students interested in applying for the Physician Assistant program or the Nursing program with a partner school of Erie Community College have a priority deadline of November 20th, 2020 to submit their application and be fully considered for the program. We will still accept applications after the priority deadline, but space may not be available if an application is not submitted by this date and completed within a week after submission.

Transfer Application Process

  1. Complete our free online application.
  2. Upload your transcripts from any college or university that you have attended to our application or to daemen.edu/admupload.
    We can start your application with an unofficial transcript, but you will need to send an official transcript prior to registering for classes.
  3. If you have not completed a college degree, you will need to send us your high school transcripts.

Please note: There is no essay requirement and letters of recommendation are not required for transfer students.

Graduate Application Process

  1. Complete our free online application.
  2. As you complete the application, you will be able to upload your transcripts, resume and personal statement directly to the application or you can use daemen.edu/admupload.
    We can start your application with an unofficial transcript, but you will need to send an official transcript prior to registering for classes.
  3. As part of the application process you can request references or upload any letters of recommendation directly to the online application. Please note the following:
  • Two letters of recommendation are required for admission to the following Daemen Graduate Programs: Applied Behavior Analysis, Athletic Training, International Business, Leadership and Innovation, Physical Therapy, and Public Health.
  • Nursing Graduate Programs: Recommendation letters are NOT required for the application.
  • Social Work Graduate Programs: Three recommendation letters are required for the application. 
  • Physician Assistant Program: Three recommendation letters are required for the CASPA application. 

Students seeking direct entry into the Athletic Training, Physician Assistant, and Physical Therapy graduate programs should apply using the following application services: 

  • Athletic Training - ATCAS
  • Physician Assistant - CASPA
  • Physical Therapy - PTCAS 

Apply by Mail

Application fee: $25

If you would like to apply by mail, you can download a copy of the application below and send it to:

Daemen College Office of Admissions
4380 Main Street
Amherst, NY 14226

The applications listed below can be used to apply to Daemen College.