Check out our student-run clubs and organizations below!
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American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists (AATCC)
American Marketing Association (AMA)
Archery at FIT
Asian Student Network
Black Retail Action Group (BRAG)
Black Student Union (BSU)
Chabad - Jewish Life at FIT
Corporate Social Responsibility
Cosmetics and Fragrance Marketing Association (CMFA)
ED 2010 at FIT
Fashion Design Club
Figure Skating Club
FIT In (LGBTQ)
FIT Models & Stylists Association (FITMSA)
FIT Student Association
French Language and Culture Club
Half the Sky
Hula Hoop Dance Club
Intimate Apparel Club
International Trade Students Association (ITSA)
Korean Student Organization
Media Design Club
National Retail Federation Student Association (NRFSA)
Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA)
Residence Hall Community Council (RHCC)
Students Excelling Lifestyle Fundamentals (SELF)
Sustainable Design Club
The Stitch, Men Who Knit
To enrich our members experience at FIT through industry speakers, field trips, and community service projects.
AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF TEXTILE CHEMISTS & COLORISTS (AATCC)
To promote the understanding of textiles and the textile industry.
AMERICAN MARKETING ASSOCIATION (AMA)
To further the knowledge of marketing to all FIT students by being involved in a competitive field, connecting with guest speakers, and marketing products and services.
ARCHERY AT FIT
To introduce and maintain the presence of the Olympic sport of Archery.
To put on a student art show so members can display their work while also experiencing art in New York City.
BLACK RETAIL ACTION GROUP (BRAG)
To promote the inclusion, acceptance, and participation of students of color at all levels or retail, fashion, and related industries through a partnership with BRAG national.
This beauty-centric, magazine-style publication provides student readers an glimpse into the latest in beauty news, trends, and industry insights.
CHABAD – JEWISH LIFE AT FIT
To promote helping others and charity through exciting events such as community projects and self-development seminars while appreciating the beauty of Jewish heritage.
A national organization dedicated to the development of leadership in marketing, merchandising, and advertising through competitive events at state and national levels.
CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY CLUB
Introduces students to the rapidly growing field of social responsibility, where fashion companies make a positive social impact through philanthropy, support for social causes and human rights, mentoring, ethical sourcing and cruelty-free production.
COSMETICS & FRAGRANCE MARKETING ASSOCIATION (CFMA)
To participate in beauty industry events and provide the school and beauty industry with a newsletter that is written and organized by the CFMA.
CULINARY ARTS CLUB
Explore the diversity of food and culture. Visit markets and restaurants and learn to cook like a gourmet on a college student budget.
A 12 hour, no sitting, no sleeping philanthropic event to raise money for the charity, K.I.D.S. - Kids in Distressed Situations.
ED2010 at FIT
To gather all the aspiring magazine editors at FIT in order to better prepare ourselves for our dream jobs together through contact with industry members and collective brainstorming.
To further educate both existing, and aspiring entrepreneurs by standing as a learning hub for students who wish to learn more about entrepreneurship and what role it may play in their lives.
This club takes all levels of skaters and work together to improve on-ice skills through practice workouts.
FIT STUDENT ASSOCIATION
To represent the voice of over 10,000 FIT students through intentional dialogue with students and administration, inclusive programming, and student governance.
FIT Words provides a community for FIT students who want to take their writing outside the classroom. To give students greater access to important information about trade shows, design competitions, and industry insights.
FRENCH LANGUAGE AND CULTURE CLUB
To explore French culture outside the classroom and uncover French influences throughout New York City.
We bring together the diverse talents that comprise FIT: musicians, songwriters, vocalists, etc., while singing and delivering the Lord's message through song, as well as bringing our club members to conferences, competitions, award shows, and performances to enhance our vocals and better educate ourselves in gospel music.
HULA HOOP DANCE CLUB
To expand creativity and strive to promote physical and mental health through a fun and creative dance outlet. The club emphasizes the use of hoop tricks through dance or otherwise as a form of self-expression. Designed to establish a meeting place for individuals who enjoy or want to learn the art of hula hooping. Hoop Club is open to anyone who is interested. No skills are necessary to join.
Explore how food and culture affect life, health, society, and economy through visits to ethnic neighborhoods, markets, and restaurants.
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The goal of the Interior Design Club is to provide relative design information and that of related fields to students who will enter the interior design profession.
The Intimate Apparel Club's goal is to increase student awareness and information about the intimate apparel industry through club events, field trips, expo attendance, and speakers, as well as to help the community.
INTERNATIONAL TRADE STUDENTS ASSOCIATION (I.T.S.A.)
To educate students about international trade and marketing through meetings, activities, and events. Also to participate in community service and volunteer activities throughout FIT.
To give students greater access to important information about trade shows, design competitions, and special activities of the club, etc. Lining up guest speakers to teach us about public relations with trade magazines. A consultant to give the prospective jeweler tips on how to sell their work to big retail stores, etc.
KOREAN STUDENT ORGANIZATION
The purpose of KSOF is not only to unite and build stronger relationships with Korean students and alumni of FIT, but also to create a network with Korean students in other universities in the USA by participating in various activities.
MEDIA DESIGN CLUB
To bring students interested in digital media together outside the classroom, as well as to inspire students who wish to study digital media beyond the levels offered in the curriculum. It is a community where faculty members and students work together in an environment that promotes peer-to-peer learning and self-initiated/self-motivated pursuit of knowledge. The Media Design Club at FIT will be responsible for promoting interactive design media, student preparation for the job market, networking, showcasing student work, and work outside of school.
To raise the profile of club members in the broader menswear industry. To increase the participation of Menswear Club alumni in club programs.
To enhance our members college experience by exposing them to all facets of the fashion industry.
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NATIONAL RETAIL FEDERATION STUDENT ASSOCIATION (NRFSA)
To provide a competitive advantage to students interested in a career in retail through a partnership with the National Retail Federation. To provide opportunities for educational enhancement through interaction with retail executives and attendance at NRF-sponsored events, as well as other industry events.
Giving design students the opportunity to learn about packaging and brand design outside class through speakers, visiting studios, and interacting with other designers of similar interests.
To bring together those with interest in this field by providing network connections with the industry.
PUBLIC RELATIONS STUDENT SOCIETY OF AMERICA (PRSSA)
To develop a more professional grasp of the public relations industry through speakers and trips, and to create publicity projects.
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RESIDENCE HALL COMMUNITY COUNCIL (RHCC)
To promote productive communication between the residents and campus administration and provide events open to all FIT students, both residents and commuters.
Runway27 at FIT is a multidisciplinary club where students will collaborate on producing a fashion show. Each club member will contribute and explore their expertise on merchandising, design, styling, promotion, and production for the show.
STUDENTS EXCELLING LIFESTYLE FUNDAMENTALS (SELF)
To empower FIT student parents and peers through resources, cultural, social, spiritual, career, and other lifestyle activities. Aid in voicing concerns.
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SUSTAINABLE DESIGN CLUB
To provide a platform for sustainable design education and development of an environmentally conscious community.
TECHNICAL DESIGN CLUB
To discuss, teach, and learn all topics related to technical design.
TEXTILE AND SURFACE DESIGN
The Textile and Surface Design Club helps educate students about the textile industry and design and culture related to the textile field. The club invites guest lecturers to speak about what working in the textile industry, share their experiences and advice, and show work. We have alumni, artists, and international visitors who talk about design and textile related topics.
The Theatre Ensemble at FIT is committed to all things theatrical. Our mandate is to develop and produce student plays, showcases, cabarets, television, films, and all things that involve acting and performing arts. This includes choosing performance material, costume and set design, and development of performance craft.
THE STITCH, FOR MEN WHO KNIT
The objective of the club is to expose its members to areas of hand knitting. Through weekly clinics, guest lecturers, market research and travel, the club members will have countless opportunities to appreciate all things yarn and knitting.
Provide hands-on experience in public art and other related venues; educate and guide members on business of being an artist; be a professional and educational resource for members.
W27 is FIT's monthly newspaper. Students write, design, publish, and market the print publication as well as the website.
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Students serve as the internal communications link to the college by running the FIT radio station with air time opportunities and video production for display on campus monitors.
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