Undergraduate Orientation and New Student Programs
Congratulations on your admission to one of New York City's premier public institutions. As an FIT student, you are joining an internationally recognized academic community renowned for excellence in design, fashion, art, communications and business. We are eagerly waiting to welcome you and your family to our community. We know that you are excited and filled with questions, wanting to know everything there is about FIT.
New Student Orientation—Orientation Week at FIT—is designed to prepare you for academic, professional, and personal success. Our goal is to help you make a smooth transition to FIT through a week of fun, engaging, and dynamic programs. Please explore these webpages to learn more about the orientation experience, your orientation leaders, and other resources.
Fall Orientation 2023: August 21–25, 2023
Please note: we are continuously monitoring concerns associated with COVID-19 and FIT’s commitment to ensuring that our campus community is safe. For the most up-to-date information related to FIT’s response, please find out more about our current COVID status.