COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:
We are currently allowing on-campus tours and planning to reopen for the fall 2020 semester. Even though you may not be able to visit Daemen in person, we offer many ways for you to experience our campus and get your questions answered. To make an appointment virtually or on-campus call 716.839.8225 or visit daemen.edu/visit. To see our COVID-19 plans please visit us using the link provided. Learn More
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Daemen College is private, nonsectarian college located in suburban Amherst, NY. with currently over 1700 undergraduate students and offering over 65 undergraduate majors. Daemen blends the support and intimacy of a small college with it's rigorous curriculum and cohort education model that drives our student-first approach to education.
With a balance of liberal studies and professional programs, Daemen students acquire the skill to solve problems creatively and think critically. At Daemen, students will learn to thrive in an inclusive environment and will recognize the importance of a global perspective. Upon graduation, Daemen students will be able to work with others and be invigorated by environments that present challenges and demand innovation.
Whether you’re a prospective first year, transfer or graduate student, at Daemen you will experience a life changing education in a supportive environment that will welcome, challenge and inspire you.
Daemen College Rankings
Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.
- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.23 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.28 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.28 responses
Natural Sciences102 Graduates
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies35 Graduates
Social Work and Youth Services21 Graduates
Business Support Services12 Graduates
Graphic Design12 Graduates
Liberal Arts and Humanities11 Graduates
Physical Therapy at Daemen College
Since 1974, when we became the first small liberal arts college in New York state accredited for the doctorate program, we have had continued success as we've graduated over 3,500 physical therapists and have networking opportunities for graduates all over the country. With direct entry for first year students and a 100% job placement rate the past 4 years it is among our most popular majors
- of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.40 responses
- of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.38 responses
- of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.20 responses
Daemen College Reviews
I have many favorite professors however I would have to say Professors Niland, Roland, and Flint. These inspiring women are my favorite professors because they’ve given me so much advice not just for school but also in life. They have made the process to adjusting to college way easier.
My most memorable moment at Daemen College getting on deans list 2 straight semesters. Daemen College has matured me a lot I’ve learned about the business perspective in life as well as the living perspective. I’ve grown into a young man being here at Daemen College.