Daemen University

Amherst, NY

Daemen University

Amherst, NY

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Undergrad Transfer

A world of opportunity

 Daemen University is a private university of national distinction located in suburban Amherst, New York. Our attractive campus offers access to metropolitan Buffalo and the scenic outdoor recreation areas of Niagara and the Great Lakes. Approximately 1,700 undergraduate students and 900 graduate students attend the University.

At Daemen, we welcome transfer students and make the process easy. In fact, 30% of our student body is made up of transfer students! We know this is a time of transition for you, and we’re here to support you. 

Transfer student satisfaction
At Daemen, we offer transfer students:
• Merit-based academic scholarships, including Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society Scholarships;
• Transfer of up to 90 college credits;
• And quick turnaround admission decisions, a full transfer credit review, and financial aid packages. 

We survey our transfer students every year and consistently hear that they are happy with their decision to transfer to Daemen University:
• 98% said they were very satisfied with their Daemen education.
• 97% said they developed the skills they needed for their careers.
• 97% said faculty were supportive and knowledgeable. 

Transfer student satisfaction
At Daemen, we offer transfer students:
• Quick turnaround admission decisions;
Full transfer credit reviews and the transfer of up to 90 college credits; and 
Financial aid packages that include merit-based academic scholarships like the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society Scholarship. 

We survey our transfer students every year and consistently hear that they’re happy with their decision to come to Daemen University. In fact:
• 98% said they were very satisfied with their education.
• 97% said they developed the skills they needed for their careers.
97% said faculty were supportive and knowledgeable. 

Generous scholarships
Daemen offers generous scholarships to all accepted transfer students based on their GPA. Students who apply to the University will be considered for one of five scholarship awards: the Presidents, Founders, Deans, Distinguished Faculty, or Alumni Scholarship. Additionally, 50% tuition grants for registered nurses are also available to transfer students. These grants aren’t based on financial need and are guaranteed through the completion of the BS degree requirements. 

Athletics
Daemen University is a member of the East Coast Conference in NCAA Division II. Wildcat Athletics sponsors men’s and women’s basketball, cross-country, soccer, tennis, indoor and outdoor track & field, and volleyball as well as women’s bowling, triathlon, and cheerleading. Daemen also has an eSports team and provides recreation and intramural programs for all students. 

ACCOLADES

 

Ranked among the nation’s best colleges | U.S. News & World Report, 2020

 

Recognized for high-quality education and affordability among “Best Value Colleges” for three consecutive years | University Research & Review, Inc., 2020

 

Recognized as one of the “Best Colleges for Veterans” for 11 consecutive years | Military Friendly® Schools, Victory Media

 

Named a 2020 College of Distinction for excellence in undergraduate education for 13 consecutive years 

Majors At A Glance

• Accounting 
• Animation 
• Art 
• Athletic Training 
• Biochemistry 
• Biology 
• Business Administration 
• Data Science 
• Education 
• English 
• French 
• Health Promotion
• History 
• History & Political Science 
• Mathematics 
• Natural Sciences 
• Nursing 
• Paralegal Studies 
• Physical Therapy 
• Political Science 
• Psychology 
• Pre-medicine 
• Pre-veterinary 
• Religious Studies 
• Social Work 
• Spanish 
• Sustainability (Global & Local) 
• ...and more 

We also offer many combined undergraduate-to-graduate degree programs.

An Inside Look

What students are saying about us...

  • “Daemen provided me with opportunities to participate in meaningful experiences to help me become an effective educator.”

    • Julianna Moffitt
      Early Childhood/Special Education
  • “I immediately connected with the faculty in my departments. They guided me down the path to professionalism.”

    • Jericho L. P. Adams
      Spanish & Health Promotion
  • "From the minute I stepped on campus, I made connections with students and faculty that I hadn't anywhere else."

    • Jennifer Heritz
      Biology