Spring Orientation

January 25 - 26, 2023:
Spring Orientation All New Students  
(attendance is required)

Congratulations and welcome to the Fashion Institute of Technology! During our mandatory two-day Spring Orientation, you will begin to experience what it means to be a part of the FIT community. Each day of orientation is full of programs, activities, and events designed to make your transition to FIT as seamless as possible. Attending college is an exciting chapter in your life and we are ecstatic that you have chosen to become part of the FIT community. Below is a snapshot of the spring orientation schedule; a dedicated website for Spring 2023 Orientation will be made available mid-January. Please note that if you are going to be a resident student, new student move-in is on Tuesday, January 24th.

Wednesday, January 25 - Welcome to FIT

  • Morning: Orientation Group Meetup
  • Afternoon: Orientation Open and Welcome
  • Afternoon: Student Life Presentations
  • Evening: Social Programming via the Student Activities Board

Thursday, January 26 - Academic Success at FIT

  • Morning: Academic Resource Sessions
  • Afternoon: Deans' Welcomes
  • Afternoon: Academic Resource Fair
  • Afternoon-Evening: Major Meetings