Consumer Disclosures for Enrolled and Prospective Students

Information for Disclosure to Enrolled or Prospective Students and Current and Prospective FIDM Employees as applicable – as required by the 1998 Amendments to the Higher Education Act.

The following information may be found on the FIDM website or in one or more of the following documents: the FIDM College Catalog, the FIDM Student Handbook, or the FIDM Student Consumer Handbook. These documents may be obtained from one or more of these locations: the Admissions office, the Student Advisement Office, the Financial Aid Office and the Academic Development Office. Upon request, a printed copy of any of the disclosure information listed below will be provided to any enrolled student; and for a prospective student, the requested information will be made available prior to the student’s enrolling or entering into any financial obligation with FIDM.

Please be advised that the direct web addresses and specific catalog page numbers listed for the documents below may change over time, but the most current document will always be linked to the Student Consumer Disclosure page on the FIDM website.

Disclosure Topic Disclosure Location Direct Address to Online Disclosure Location
Academic Programs – Including current diploma programs, instructional facilities, & faculty & staff listingsCatalog & Websitehttp://fidm.edu/en/majors
Annual Security Report – Including policies regarding safety and security, emergency preparedness, timely warnings, and sexual assault, as well as campus crime statisticsCatalog & Websitehttp://fidm.edu/en/about/policies+disclosures
Contact Information for Assistance in Obtaining Institutional or Financial Aid InformationCatalog & Websitehttp://fidm.edu/en/admissions/financial+aid
Copyright Infringement Policy – Including civil and criminal liabilities, penalties for violating Federal law, and institutional disciplinary sanctionsCatalog & Websitehttp://fidm.edu/en/about/policies+disclosures/Student+Policies
Drug-Free Schools/Drug-Free Workplace Annual DisclosureCatalog & Websitehttp://fidm.edu/en/about/policies+disclosures/Student+Policies
Facilities and Services Available to Students with DisabilitiesCatalog & Websitehttp://fidm.edu/en/about/policies+disclosures/Student+Policies
FERPA Policy – Including information regarding the privacy of student recordsCatalog & Websitehttp://fidm.edu/en/about/policies+disclosures/Privacy+Legal
Refund PolicyCatalog & Websitehttp://fidm.edu/en/admissions/financial+aid/tuition+refunds
Return of Title IV FundsCatalog & Websitehttp://fidm.edu/en/admissions/financial+aid/tuition+refunds
School and Program Accreditation, Approval, or LicensureCatalog & Websitehttp://fidm.edu/en/about/accreditation
Student Body DiversityCatalog & Websitehttp://fidm.edu/en/admissions/international+students
Student Financial Aid Information – Including a description of types of aid available, eligibility requirements, and how to apply for Financial AidCatalog & Websitehttp://fidm.edu/en/admissions/financial+aid
Student Right-to-Know Information: Completion Rates – (as reported to IPEDS, the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System)Catalog & Websitehttp://fidm.edu/en/about/institutional+effectiveness
Student Right-to-Know Information: Graduation Rates – (as reported to IPEDS, the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System)Catalog & Websitehttp://fidm.edu/en/about/institutional+effectiveness
Student Right-to-Know Information: Retention Rates – (as reported to IPEDS, the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System)Catalog & Websitehttp://fidm.edu/en/about/institutional+effectiveness
Student Right-to-Know Information: Placement Rates – (as reported to in the Gainful Employment Disclosures)Gainful Employment Disclosures for each major are on the FIDM websitehttp://fidm.edu/en/majors/advanced+fashion+design/gainful+employment+disclosure
http://fidm.edu/en/majors/apparel+industry+management/gainful+employment+disclosure
http://fidm.edu/en/majors/apparel+technical+design/gainful+employment+disclosure
http://fidm.edu/en/majors/beauty+industry+management/gainful+employment+disclosure
http://fidm.edu/en/majors/beauty+industry+merchandising+and+marketing/gainful+employment+disclosure
http://fidm.edu/en/majors/business+management/gainful+employment+disclosure
http://fidm.edu/en/majors/design/gainful+employment+disclosure
http://fidm.edu/en/majors/digital+media/gainful+employment+disclosure
http://fidm.edu/en/majors/entertainment+set+design+and+decoration/gainful+employment+disclosure
http://fidm.edu/en/majors/fashion+design/gainful+employment+disclosure
http://fidm.edu/en/majors/fashion+knitwear+design/gainful+employment+disclosure
http://fidm.edu/en/majors/film+and+tv+costume+design/gainful+employment+disclosure
http://fidm.edu/en/majors/graphic+design/gainful+employment+disclosure
http://fidm.edu/en/majors/interior+design/gainful+employment+disclosure
http://fidm.edu/en/majors/international+manufacturing+and+product+development/gainful+employment+disclosure
http://fidm.edu/en/majors/jewelry+design/gainful+employment+disclosure
http://fidm.edu/en/majors/menswear/gainful+employment+disclosure
http://fidm.edu/en/majors/merchandise+marketing/gainful+employment+disclosure
http://fidm.edu/en/majors/merchandise+product+development/gainful+employment+disclosure
http://fidm.edu/en/majors/professional+studies/gainful+employment+disclosure
http://fidm.edu/en/majors/social+media/gainful+employment+disclosure
http://fidm.edu/en/majors/textile+design/gainful+employment+disclosure
http://fidm.edu/en/majors/theatre+costume+design/gainful+employment+disclosure
http://fidm.edu/en/majors/visual+communications/gainful+employment+disclosure
Transfer of Credits PolicyCatalog & Websitehttp://fidm.edu/en/admissions/transfer+students
Tuition, Fees and TextbooksCatalog & Websitehttp://fidm.edu/en/admissions/financial+aid
Vaccinations PolicyCatalog & Websitehttp://fidm.edu/en/about/policies+disclosures/General+Information
Voter Registration InformationCatalog & Websitehttp://fidm.edu/en/about/policies+disclosures/General+Information
Withdrawal PolicyCatalog & Websitehttp://fidm.edu/en/about/policies+disclosures/Student+Policies

Updated July 2017