High School Class of 2016

Exclusive benefits just for you

Qualify for a Junior Academic Merit Scholarship

Academically qualified high school students who are accepted into FIDM's starting Class of 2016 by the priority deadlines are eligible for this scholarship consideration based on 9th, 10th, and 11th grade GPA along with application materials.

Get Tuition Savings & Planning

Students accepted through this selection process will lock in the current tuition rate without incurring any increase at the start of enrollment in 2016. In addition, Financial Services will provide Cal Grant & FAFSA workshops and personal appointments to assist families with college financial planning.

Enjoy Fashion Club Perks

High School Juniors accepted to FIDM are eligible for additional scholarships through the FIDM Fashion Club. All students can become more involved with FIDM by starting FIDM Fashion Club chapters in their high schools. Visit My FIDM Fashion Club for details.

Join Us for Campus Life Activities & Mixers

Network with industry leaders, FIDM Alumni, and current FIDM Students through various campus activities including presentations from top retailers, PR firms, and designers; seminars on style, fashion, and trends; guided tours of the Fashion District near each campus, career planning workshops, and social mixers.

Receive Exclusive Invitations

Attend the annual DEBUT Runway Show, on-campus summer workshops, trend presentations, and hear industry speakers. Also, enjoy all FIDM Museum & Galleries exhibitions including the Annual Art of Motion Picture Costume Design exhibit where the current year's Oscar®-nominated costumes will be displayed.

Access the FIDM Online Network

Accepted students receive access to the FIDM Portal, our private online network for FIDM Students, where they can find the most up-to-date information about activities on all four FIDM campuses, career planning tools to get a jump start before school begins, subscription to industry podcasts, tips and resources for applying for scholarships, and much more. Upon acceptance, students are given an exclusive invitation to access FIDM's private FaceBook group for Accepted Students only. Already accepted into the Class of 2016? Log into our online network, the FIDM Portal, here.

For more application information, visit our How to Apply page.