FM491 Summer 2012 London Intern Alexis Katsafanas

FM491 Summer Internship, Fashion Merchandising

A summer internship in a London-based merchandising company. Scheduled for a minimum of 120 hours from the end of May through June. Includes three 3-hour classes based at FIT prior to departure, as well as three seminars in London. Completion of daily journal, oral presentation, and written report are required. Applications must be submitted in the fall semester prior to acceptance into the program.

Professor John Mincarelli

4 Credits

Recommendations: Two Required.  These may be requested and submitted electronically via the online application below.

Other Required Materials: Resume.  Please upload this in the "Additional Materials" step on the online application below.


Note: You may also log in to an existing application to update or manage it by clicking here.

Dates: May 21-June 27

Estimated Costs*:


Paid to FIT NYS
Program Fee $4,200 $4,200
Incl. r/t group airfare, ground
transport, accommodations
and excursions 
Application Fee $60 $60
Tuition $960 $2,572
 (4 credits Upper Division)
Registrar Fees $40 $40
Your non-refundable payment of $260 will be applied to the above.
TOTAL DUE FIT   $5,266 $6,877
Other Estimated Expenses
Passport $135 $135
Visa (£289 GBP)** $475 $475
Insurance $150 $150
Meals $1550     $1550
Books/Supplies $100 $100
Misc. Personal Expenses $500 $500
GRAND TOTAL   $8,175 $9,787

Payment Deadlines:



Dec. 1
(or upon approval)

Upon approval, students make a non-refundable payment of $260 ($60 Application Fee + $200 deposit)

Feb. 22

1/3 of balance due
NYS residents: $1,669
Out-of-State: $2,206

Mar. 15

1/3 of balance due
NYS residents: $1,669
Out-of-State: $2,206

Apr. 15

1/3 of balance due
NYS residents: $1,669
Out-of-State: $2,206


*Costs are subject to change

**A visa application is required due to new UK travel regulations. Students will require official enrollment documentation from the Registrar. Student accounts must be cleared of all Holds in order to obtain all of the necessary documentation from the Registrar's Office. 

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