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Transfer Profile

Educating For Life

Welcome to D’Youville
D’Youville College attracts students from all over the world and provides a full range of liberal arts, business, education, health-related, and social science majors. We invite you to explore D’Youville and get to know more about the exciting opportunities that are waiting for you here.

Get to know us
At D’Youville College we take your education seriously. Our talented and dedicated faculty members are committed to making teaching their primary focus and preparing you for a lifetime of learning.

This means when you come to D’Youville, you can count on all of your classes, labs, and seminars being taught by faculty members at the forefront of their fields rather than teacher aides or assistants who are learning with you. In fact, we maintain a 12:1 student-faculty ratio to ensure that you receive the highest level of individualized attention.

A degree from D’Youville can open many doors for you. Our extensive range of majors includes D’Youville’s unique two-degree programs that help you earn your bachelor’s and master’s degrees concurrently in just five years. Dual or interdisciplinary degrees in career fields with national shortages get our graduates into the workforce faster. At D’Youville we take great pride in the quality of education we provide and the international reputation our graduates have for being well prepared to face the challenges of the working world. The College has made a conscious effort to establish internships, guide professional development, and use advisory groups and clinical experience for all appropriate programs.

Financing your education
Making your education as affordable as possible is important to us. More than 90% of all incoming D’Youville transfer students receive financial aid. D’Youville’s academic scholarship program for incoming students offers scholarships with total values from $4,000–$25,000. D’Youville has been ranked a top college in New York State for return on investment.

A full range of resources
D’Youville College’s modern Montante Family Library boasts state-of-the-art computer reference capabilities for both in-house and off-site users, including access to over 70 online databases. Other student resources include the Career Services Center, Learning Center, Health Center, and College Center (housing the gymnasium, swimming pool, weight room, dining rooms, snack areas, and a pub). The new $5.5 million Athletic Complex opened in 2014 (home to men’s and women’s soccer and softball). A new $20 million, 85,000-sq. ft. Arts, Sciences, and Education building is scheduled to open for classes in fall 2015. 

There’s plenty for you to do
Our students enjoy an active and exciting campus life, with more than 30 different social, cultural, professional, and community service–oriented clubs. Athletics are an equally important part of college life, and D’Youville has a wide range of NCAA intercollegiate and recreational athletic programs to choose from.

Students also have the opportunity to participate in a variety of social activities, trips, and concerts throughout the year. There is a whole world outside of D’Youville that students can explore and enjoy. Located in a residential section of the city of Buffalo, D’Youville puts students just steps away from all the action and excitement that comes with life in New York State’s second-largest metropolitan area. From top-rated theaters to ski resorts, nightclubs, ethnic festivals, concert halls, and Niagara Falls, students find there’s plenty to do. Students can catch one of today’s hottest box office hits at Shea’s Performing Arts Center; visit the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, one of the premier art galleries in America; attend professional sporting events like the Buffalo Bills (NFL) or Buffalo Sabres (NHL); or ski Kissing Bridge Resort.

Whatever your interests, you’ll find plenty of others who share them.

Securing your future
For over 100 years, D’Youville College has provided a quality education for students seeking choices that translate into successful careers and personal satisfaction. A devoted faculty and staff and limited class size provide the opportunity to interact personally with faculty and students alike, forming the basis of a well-integrated education and affording graduates exceptional job placement possibilities.

This all adds up to a savvy college that remains on the cutting edge through its effort to develop new and unique programs that offer individuals exactly what they want to succeed.




Programs of Study

• Accounting
• Accounting & International Business—five-year CPA Program
• Biology
• Business Management
• Chemistry
• Chiropractic Program—seven-year B.S. & D.C.
• Dietetics—five-year B.S./M.S.
Education—five-year B.A. & M.S.
- Elementary
- Special

• English
• Exercise & Sports Studies
• Global Studies
• Health Analytics
• Health Services Management
• History
• International Business—five-year B.S./M.S.
• Mathematics
• Nursing B.S.N.
• Nursing R.N. to B.S.N. Online
• Occupational Therapy Program—five-year B.S. & M.S.
• Pharmacy—2+4 Pharm.D. Program
• Philosophy
• Physical Therapy Program—six-year sequential B.S. & D.P.T.
• Physician Assistant—four-and-a-half-year B.S./M.S.
• Pre-professional
- Dental
- Law (minor)
- Medical
- Veterinary

• Psychology
• Public Health
• Sociology
• Undecided
- Career Discovery Program

Type of College: Private, coeducational, residential four-year college granting bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees

Size of Campus: Over seven acres in an urban setting, including the historic Koessler Administration Building built in 1874

Number of Students: 3,200

Number of Faculty: 200

Geographic Diversity: The 2014–2015 student body included students from across the United States and 40 countries.]

Student Budget (12 months): $24,135 tuition and fees; $11,180 room and board; $2,000 books, supplies, personal expenses, and health insurance

Application Deadlines: Applications are processed as received throughout the year (rolling admission) on a space-available basis, with the exception of the Physician Assistant Program, which accepts applications until November 1. You may apply online at dyc.edu/apply