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Our Application Process

A personalized experience

Applying to FIDM is unique in that applicants are immediately paired with an Admissions Advisor who will partner with them throughout the application process.

Advisors help applicants explore majors and degree options, explain financial aid and tuition, and provide individual feedback on how to best prepare their entrance project and their FIDM application for submission.

To apply to FIDM’s creative business programs (Beauty Business Management B.S., Beauty Marketing & Product Development A.A., Business Management B.S., Digital Marketing A.A./B.A., Merchandising & Marketing A.A., and our MBA program):

When to Apply

We are currently accepting applications for the 2023-2024 academic year. We encourage you to apply as early as possible as applications are accepted on a rolling basis.

How to Apply to FIDM

Step 1: Submit Your Application Form
Create an online student account, where you will complete and submit your application form and $50 payment. (NOTE: You may change your major after your application has been submitted.)

Step 2: Connect with Your Advisor
Your advisor will reach out to you by email and phone shortly after you submit your application form. Please be sure to respond as soon as possible so as not to delay your application.

Step 3: Prepare & Submit Your Application Materials
Your advisor will set your personal application deadline, help you finalize your choice of major, and work with you on your entrance project and application materials for submission.

Application Requirements

Step 4: Admissions Decision Review
Once you have submitted your application materials, your advisor will reach out to schedule a meeting to review your materials in anticipation of an official admissions decision regarding your application.

Start your application by selecting one of the choices below (AA/BA/BS or MBA), or reach out to Admissions by calling 213-624-1201, or emailing us at admissions@fidm.edu.

Start your AA/BA/BS application

Start your MBA application

How to Apply to ASU FIDM

For fashion or design programs, visit ASUFIDM.ASU.EDU.

Start Your ASU FIDM application