Students and Teacher

For the ninth consecutive year, Daemen College has earned national recognition as a College of Distinction in honor of the institution’s excellence in undergraduate higher education and innovative application of high impact educational practices.

Daemen was selected as a 2016–17 College of Distinction for its exemplary commitment to student engagement, great teaching, creating a vibrant campus community, and successful outcomes.

Other recent distinctions include:

  • The Daemen Nursing Department has been named one of the top nursing schools in the country in new rankings released by, a comprehensive educational resource for aspiring nurses. Daemen is ranked among the top 50 nursing schools in the Mid-Atlantic region, placing it in the top 10 percent of all institutions considered for the national list.
  • Daemen has been recognized as one of the safest colleges in New York in a new statewide list released by Over the past three years, the college has taken several measures to bolster campus safety, including enhanced training for officers, additional security cameras, and a vehicle to aid in response time.
  • Buffalo Business First named Daemen a finalist in its 2016 Western New York Healthiest Employers program in the large employer category (250–999 employees).