FIDM-Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising-Los Angeles Top Questions

Describe the students at your school.


My classmates were very friendly, but competitive.


My classmates are very friendly and sweet.


FIDM students value ethical choice, demonstrate an awareness of cultural diversity, communicate effectivly, think critically, and posses the knowledge of technology essential to their professions.


The type of students that attend FIDM are strong, creative, imaginative, and self-reliant people. The students within the fashion industry are very competitive, self-thinker, and doers. You must be a visionary. You have to be able to take a concept/idea and develop a product not of the norm, but something extraordinary. Your product should stand out amongst the fashion industry. Lastly, the person that is attending FIDM should not wear their feeling on their shoulders. In order to make it in this business you have to be able to take criticism without crumbling.


Some are very talented, but others: not so much.