The Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising-Sa (FIDM) is a specialized, private college dedicated to educating students for the Fashion, Graphics, Interior Design, and Entertainment Industries. It’s a place where creativity and careers merge. We’re hands-on and industry focused. We’re small enough to know our students’ names, but big enough to have the industry contacts and resources to help them meet their goals. FIDM is an internationally recognized force in the Fashion, Graphics, Interior Design and Entertainment Industries. Whether creating strong industry partnerships with companies who mentor students inside and outside the classroom or cultivating relationships with top brands, our goal is to create incredible career opportunities for our students and graduates.
FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising-San Diego serves 190 students (92% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 63%.
FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising-San Diego is one of 22 community colleges within San Diego County