Summer Class in NYC

 

Due to the unforeseen circumstances surrounding COVID-19, Summer Housing at FIT has been suspended until further notice. 

Location and Amenities

Kaufman Hall, 406 West 31st Street, New York, NY 10001 (between Ninth and Tenth Avenues)

  • Loft-style apartments with air conditioning, high ceilings, and city views
  • Full kitchens and private bathrooms
  • Easy walking distance to Penn Station, Times Square, subways, buses, and trains
  • 24-hour security and on-call maintenance staff
  • Professional on-call staff
  • Fitness center
  • Wireless internet, cable television, and 24-hour lounge
  • Work areas and laundry facilities with text message alerts

Eligibility  

  • You must be at least 18 years old. You must submit proof of age.
  • You must be enrolled in at least one course at an NYC school. 
  • You must pay the entire summer housing program rate at the time of application. There are no refunds after payment.
  • You must not have been enrolled in FIT residence halls during the previous fall and spring semesters.
  • You must complete an online residence hall orientation with passing grade.

How to Apply

Complete the Summer Class in NYC Application

  • Enter the name of the college where you are enrolled in the Internship Company Name field.
  • In each field that requires internship information, please enter Summer College Class NYC.
  • Please note all correspondence from FIT summer housing will classify you as a Visiting Intern

Visitation

  • You will charged $10 per overnight guest.
  • All overnight guests must be pre-registered.

FAQ

These are the questions we receive most often about applying for housing at FIT. Don't see your question? Let us know: [email protected]

You will receive an email three to five business days after submitting your application.

The email announcing your approval status will have instructions to pay by credit card.

This is the only form of payment that will be accepted. Payment is due in full and there are no refunds after payment.

You will be emailed specific check in procedures during the month of May.

Yes. If you don't have a roommate, one will be assigned to you. To be assigned to a single room, you must pay a single rate.

No. The dates of stay for ALL summer housing residents are based on FIT's class schedules. 

Limited activities are held in the summer. Look for notices on residence hall floors for dates and times of scheduled events. 

No; however, there area  number of grocery stores and restaurants in the area.

All suites consist of furnished rooms, kitchen, and private bath. Each apartment has a twin bed, desk, armoire, and chest of drawers for each occupant. You must provide your own kitchen supplies, linens, pillows, and blankets.

FIT is a dry campus.  Alcohol and/or drugs are prohibited, including paraphernalia.