Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising

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General Information

Admission Office

919 South Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90015-1421
(213) 624-1200
(800) 624-1200
Fax: (213) 624-4799
[email protected]
Contact: Susan Aronson
Executive Director of Admissions
Main Address

919 South Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90015-1421
(213) 624-1200


Total undergrads: 4,651
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 881
Degree-seeking undergrads: 4,651


Urban setting
Very large city (over 500,000)
Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes
Regular application fee: $225
Out-of-state application fee: $375
Online application fee: $225
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Admission requirements:
Interview required
Essay(s) required
Recommended: SAT Reasoning Test or ACT

Very important admission factors:
Character/Personal Qualities
Application Essay
Level of Applicant’s Interest

Important admission factors:
Rigor of secondary school record
Academic GPA

Extracurricular Activities
Standardized Test Scores
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

A note about the college’s admission requirements: High school transcripts, standardized test scores, references, portfolio or admissions project, essays, and evidence of interest in major area through work experience, high school preparation, or extracurricular activities considered.

College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing
Design/Visual Communications A
Digital art A
Fashion Design A
Fiber/Textile/Weaving Arts A
Graphic Design A
Interior Design A
Metal/Jewelry Arts A
Multimedia A
Theater Design/Stagecraft A

Business, Management, & Marketing
Fashion Merchandising A
Marketing Management A,B
Merchandising A
Operations Management A
Retailing A
Sales and Distribution A

Family & Consumer Sciences
Apparel/Textile Manufacturing A
Apparel/Textile Marketing Management A
Clothing/Apparel/Textile Studies A
Consumer Merchandising A
Fashion/Fabric Consultant A
Textile Science A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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