From Open House and DEBUT to summer programs and Admissions One-on-One Visits, there are a wide range of opportunities throughout the year in which you can gain an inside look into our programs and find out what it’s like to be a student here. View our full calendar here.
If you'll be in California and would like to visit us, see our Campus Tours page for information on our regular open Campus Tours schedule, scheduling a personal tour, or attending a Transfer Student Info Session.
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Each spring, summer, and fall: Take a step closer to a creative career by visiting one of our campuses, where you can get all your questions answered by the experts.
DEBUT attracts almost 10,000 people over three days each spring. The event features designs by graduating students in FIDM's Fashion Design and Theatre Costume Design Advanced Study Programs, as well as work from the Interior Design, Digital Media, and Textile Design Students.
If you love fashion, you won't want to miss our incredible summer event featuring workshops such as Draping, Creative Thinking, and Product Development.
|Housing Renewal Deadline||August 15, 2017|
|Housing Refund Deadline||August 28, 2017|
|Housing Move In||September 28, 2017|
|Orientation||October 2-3, 2017|
|First Day of Class||October 4, 2017|
|*Veterans Day (Observed)||November 8, 2017|
|*Thanksgiving Recess||November 23-26, 2017|
|Last Day of Class||December 16, 2017|
|Housing Move Out (if not renewing)||December 17, 2017|
|Housing Transfer||December 19, 2017|
|Housing Renewal Deadline||November 15, 2017|
|Housing Refund Deadline||November 28, 2017|
|Housing Move In||December 28, 2017|
|Orientation||January 2-3, 2018|
|First Day of Class||January 4, 2018|
|*Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Birthday||January 15, 2018|
|*Presidents Day (Observed)||February 16, 2018|
|Last Day of Class||March 19, 2018|
|Housing Move Out (if not renewing)||March 20, 2018|
|Housing Transfer||March 22, 2018|
* Campus is closed