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The FIT admissions team attends many local, regional, and national college fairs. Below, you will find a list of college fairs and National Portfolio Days that are already on our schedule. Please check back periodically as we will be updating the schedule. You can also always discover more about FIT by checking out our Virtual Tour

California

Thursday, October 20
PVA College Fair
Del Mar, CA
Del Mar Fairgrounds, 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Saturday, October 22
PVA College Fair
Los Angeles, CA
University of California, Los Angeles, Ackerman Union, Grand Ballroom, 308 Westwood Plaza
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Sunday, October 23
PVA College Fair
San Francisco, CA
South San Francisco Conference Center, Grand Ballroom, 255 South Airport Boulevard
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Saturday, January 14
National Portfolio Day
San Francisco, CA
San Francisco Art Institute
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Sunday, January 15
National Portfolio Day
Los Angeles, CA
Otis College of Art and Design
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Colorado

Saturday, September 24
National Portfolio Day
Denver, CO
Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design (RMCAD), 1600 Pierce St.
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Sunday, September 25
NACAC College Fair
Denver, CO
Denver Mart, Expo Building, 451 E. 58th Avenue
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Connecticut

Sunday, November 6
National Portfolio Day
Hartford, CT
Hartford Art School, 200 Bloomfield Avenue
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

District of Columbia

Sunday, October 23
NACAC College Fair
Washington, DC
Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Hall A, 801 Mount Vernon Place, NW
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Sunday, November 6
PVA College Fair
Washington, DC
Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 801 Mount Vernon Place, NW
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Saturday, November 19
National Portfolio Day
Washington, DC
Corcoran School of the Arts and Design at The George Washington University, 500 17th Street, NW
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Florida

Sunday, October 9
NACAC College Fair
Orlando, FL
Orange County Convention Center, West Concourse - Hall D1, 9800 International Drive
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Saturday, October 15
NACAC College Fair
Jacksonville, FL
Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center, Hall A, 1000 Water Street
9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Sunday, October 16
NACAC College Fair
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Ft. Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center, Hall C, 1950 Eisenhower Boulevard
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Tuesday, October 18
PVA College Fair
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Dillard Center for the Arts, 2501 NW 11th Street
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Saturday, January 21
National Portfolio Day
Miami, FL
Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus, Chapman Conference Center, 245 Northeast 4th Street, 2nd Floor
Time: TBA
Hosted by: New World School of the Arts

Sunday, January 22
National Portfolio Day
Sarasota, FL
Ringling College of Art and Design
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Georgia

Sunday, September 25
National Portfolio Day
Atlanta, GA
Atlanta Marriott Perimeter Center, 246 Perimeter Center Parkway NE
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Hosted by: Corcoran School of the Arts and Design at The George Washington University

Illinois

Saturday, October 1
NACAC College Fair
Chicago, IL
McCormick Place, Hall C1 – North Building, 2301 S. King Dr.
11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Sunday, October 16
National Portfolio Day
Chicago, IL
School of the Art Institute of Chicago, SAIC Campus, 280 S Columbus Drive
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Massachusetts

Thursday, October 27
PVA College Fair
Boston, MA
Boston University, 808 Commonwealth Avenue
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Saturday, November 5
National Portfolio Day
Boston, MA
Hynes Convention Center, 900 Boylston Street
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hosted by: Massachusetts College of Art and Design

Maryland

Monday, October 17 - Tuesday, October 18
NACAC College Fair
Baltimore, MD
Baltimore Convention Center, Halls A-B, One West Pratt Street
Monday: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm; 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday: 9:00 am - 11:30 am

Sunday, November 20
National Portfolio Day
Baltimore, MD
Maryland Institute, College of Art (MICA), 1300 W Mount Royal Avenue
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Minnesota

Tuesday, October 4 - Wednesday, October 5
NACAC College Fair
Minneapolis, MN
Minneapolis Convention Center, Halls D – E, 1301 Second Avenue South
Tuesday: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm; 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Sunday, October 9
National Portfolio Day
Minneapolis, MN
Minneapolis College of Art and Design (MCAD), 2501 Stevens Avenue
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Saturday, October 8
PVA College Fair
St. Paul, MN
Concordia University, Gangelhoff Center, 235 Hamline Ave North
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

New Jersey

Sunday, September 18
New Jersey Regional College Fair
Randolph, NJ
County College of Morris, 214 Center Grove Rd
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Sunday, October 16
New Jersey Regional College Fair
Lincroft, NJ
Brookdale Community College, 765 Newman Springs Road
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Friday, October 21
New Jersey Regional College Fair
Jersey City, NJ
St. Peter's University, 2641 John F. Kennedy Blvd
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Tuesday, November 1
NACAC College Fair
Atlantic, NJ
Atlantic City Convention Center, Hall C, One Convention Boulevard
9:00 am - 12:00 pm; 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

New York

Monday, September 12
SUNY College Fair
Albany, NY
University at Albany, SEFCU Arena, 1400 Washington Avenue
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Wednesday, September 14
SUNY College Fair
Syracuse, NY
Onondaga Community College, SRC Arena and Events Center, 4585 West Seneca Turnpike
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Thursday, September 15
SUNY College Fair
Rochester, NY
Monroe Community College, R. Thomas Flynn Campus Center, 1000 East Henrietta Road
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Monday, September 19
SUNY College Fair
Garden City, NY
Nassau Community College, Building P Physical Education Complex, One Education Drive
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Tuesday, September 20
SUNY College Fair
Brentwood, NY
Suffolk Community College, Health, Sports and Education Center, 1001 Crooked Hill Road
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Sunday, September 25
SUNY College Fair
New York, NY
Armory Track & Field Center, 216 Fort Washington Avenue
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm; 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Sunday, October 2
NACAC College Fair
Brentwood, NY
Suffolk County Community College, Heath, Sports & Education Center, Grant Campus, 1001 Crooked Hill Road
11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Wednesday, October 19
PVA College Fair
New York, NY
Jacob Javits Convention Center, Hall 1D, 655 W. 34th Street
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Sunday, November 13
National Portfolio Day
New York, NY
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, 655 West 34th Street, Exhibit Hall 1A
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hosted by: Fashion Institute of Technology

Ohio

Monday, September 26
PVA College Fair
Cincinnati, OH
Xavier University – Cintas Center, 1624 Herald Avenue
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Saturday, October 1
National Portfolio Day
Cincinnati, OH
Art Academy of Cincinnati, 1212 Jackson St.
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Sunday, October 2
National Portfolio Day
Columbus, OH
Columbus College of Art & Design, 60 Cleveland Ave
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Ontario

Saturday, October 29
National Portfolio Day
Toronto, ON
OCAD University, 100 McCaul St.
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Oregon

Sunday, October 23 - Monday, October 24
NACAC College Fair
Portland, OR
Oregon Convention Center, Exhibit Hall C, 777 NE Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard
Sunday: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Monday: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Monday, October 24
PVA College Fair
Portland, OR
Portland Art Museum - Mark Building, 1219 SW Park Avenue
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Pennsylvania

Thursday, October 6
Pennsylvania Regional College Fair
Newtown, PA
Bucks County Community College, Newtown Campus, Gymnasium, 275 Swamp Road
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Thursday, October 13
Pennsylvania Regional College Fair
Lansdale, PA
North Penn High School, 1340 Valley Forge Rd
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Saturday, October 29
PVA College Fair
Philadelphia, PA
Pennsylvania Convention Center, One Convention Center Place, 1101 Arch Street
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Sunday, October 30
NACAC College Fair
Philadelphia, PA
Pennsylvania Convention Center, 1101 Arch Street
11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Saturday, November 12
National Portfolio Day
Philadelphia, PA
Pennsylvania Convention Center, Hall F, 1101 Arch St
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hosted by: Moore College of Art & Design

Tennessee

Thursday, October 13
PVA College Fair
Nashville, TN
Vanderbilt University, Student Life Center, 310 25th Avenue South
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Saturday, October 15
National Portfolio Day
Memphis, TN
Memphis College of Art, Rust Hall, 1930 Poplar Ave
11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Sunday, October 16
National Portfolio Day
Nashville, TN
Watkins College of Art, Design & Film, 2298 Rosa L Parks Blvd
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Texas

Saturday, October 1
National Portfolio Day
Houston, TX
The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel and Convention Center, 1601 Lake Robbins Drive
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Hosted by: School of Visual Arts

Sunday, October 2
National Portfolio Day
Dallas, TX
The Hilton Anatole, 2201 North Stemmons Freeway
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hosted by: School of Visual Arts

Tuesday, November 1
PVA College Fair
Houston, TX
Rice University Shepherd School of Music​, Alice Pratt Brown Hall, 6100 Main Street
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Thursday, November 3
PVA College Fair
Irving, TX
Irving Convention Center, 500 W Las Colinas Boulevard
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Sunday, November 6
PVA College Fair
Austin, TX
AISD Performing Arts Center, 1500 Barbara Jordan Blvd
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Virginia

Saturday, October 29
National Portfolio Day
Richmond, VA
Virginia Commonwealth University, Fine Arts, 1000 West Broad Street & the Depot, 814 West Broad Street
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Washington

Friday, October 21 - Saturday, October 22
NACAC College Fair
Seattle, WA
Washington State Convention Center, Hall 4E, 800 Convention Place
Friday: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Saturday: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Tuesday, October 25
PVA College Fair
Seattle, WA
Fisher Pavilion at Seattle Center, 305 Harrison Street
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Saturday, January 7
National Portfolio Day
Seattle, WA
Cornish College of the Arts, Main Campus Center, 1000 Lenora St
11:00 am - 3:00 pm

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