Tuition Increase: May 1

Students enrolling by May 1 will not be subject to the Fall 2017 tuition increase.
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Winner of Project Runway Junior to Receive Full Scholarship to FIDM

Learn more about FIDM's decade long connection with Project Runway.
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Internships Matter
Enter the FIDM National Scholarship Compeition

Win a full one-year scholarship to attend FIDM. Now accepting applications.
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Internships Matter
The GUESS Scholars Program

Apply for a full one-year scholarship to attend FIDM.
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Transfer Your College Credits

Learn more about how transferring your college credits to earn a specialized post-degree or Bachelor's degree from FIDM can be a career booster.
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U.S. News & World Report Ranks FIDM #3 in U.S.

FIDM's Bachelor's Degree is ranked #3 in U.S. News & World Report's 2015 Colleges with the Highest 4-Year Graduation Rates.
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  • March 18, 2017

    FIDM's Art of Fashion Illustration

    Orange County, San Diego, San Francisco
    We invite prospective students to join us on campus for this free Saturday workshop. See design through the eyes of a professional Fashion Illustrator and learn to draw the nine-head croquis fashion figure.
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  • March 18, 2017

    Sew Like a Designer

    Orange County, San Francisco
    Learn basic sewing with a professional twist as we guide you through the process of making a skirt in one day.
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  • April 06, 2017

    DEBUT Runway Show

    Los Angeles Campus
    Join us for our annual DEBUT Runway Show featuring collections by graduating Advanced Fashion Design and Theatre Costume Design Students, as well as Digital Media, Interior Design and Textile Design Students.

  • April 07, 2017

    Open House & DEBUT Runway Show

    Los Angeles Campus
    Join us for our most anticipated event of the year FIDM's Los Angeles Spring Open House & DEBUT Runway Show.

  • May 01, 2017

    Tuition Increase

    All Campuses
    Students enrolling by May 1 will not be subject to the Fall 2017 tuition increase.
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  • June 21, 2017

    3 Days of Fashion Summer Program (Various Dates)

    LA, OC, SD and SF Campuses
    Our immersive three-day design and fashion experience where high school students take a front row seat in imaginative, hands-on workshops, city trend tours, and more.
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  • June 25, 2017

    Project Fashion

    Los Angeles Campus
    In conjunction with Experience America, FIDM is presenting a comprehensive summer program for high school students interested in fashion design, trend spotting, styling, and merchandising.
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Creative careers begin here.

FIDM offers 26 accredited Bachelor’s and Associate Degree programs in design and creative business. Our students collaborate on special Industry Partner Projects with brands like bebe, Murad, Athleta, Signal Snowboards, Lacoste, GUESS, and TOMS. Part-time work and Internships with companies like J Brand Jeans, Stila, BCBG, and The Hunger Games movies are built into the curriculum. FIDM Faculty are talented industry professionals who bring their experience and connections into the classroom, creating a dynamic, career-focused learning environment.

Each of our four campuses is strategically located in California's entertainment, fashion, and action sports industry and business hubs. FIDM's Career Center team has exceptional connections within our industries and offers one-on-one targeted career planning and placement services. Last year 10,000 companies posted over 21,000 jobs on our online job board, open only to our students and alumni.