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Application Deadlines

FIT's degree programs are highly competitive, and students are strongly encouraged to apply early.

 

Spring 2016 and Fall 2016 Priority Deadlines:

  • Spring 2016 – October 1, 2015 
  • Fall 2016 – January 4, 2016

Please review the timeline below to ensure that all requested materials are received by the FIT Admissions office before the posted deadlines. Applicants are encouraged to allow enough time to complete FIT’s Admissions requirements by applying as early as August. 

Decisions will be rendered on complete applications only.


TIMELINE

Applications Available: August 1, 2015

Click here to access the State University of New York (SUNY) applications for Spring 2016 and Fall 2016 semesters.

For Entry to Spring 2016 Semester

October 1, 2015: Application Deadline

The SUNY application must be filed before October 1 to receive priority consideration for the Spring 2015 semester.

November 1, 2015: Supplemental Materials Deadline

All supplemental materials must be received before November 1 to receive priority consideration for the spring semester. These supplemental requirements usually include your academic documents, the Academic History and Essay form, and for design applicants, a portfolio. In addition, all applicants whose first language is not English must provide an official TOEFL or IELTS score, including applicants who have been living in the United States. It is important to allow sufficient time to complete all admissions requirements. 

December 2015 - January, 2016

Information for Recently Accepted Students will be mailed separately and additional information will be available online. All final transcripts and test scores must be submitted before students register for the spring semester. 

For Entry to Fall 2016 Semester

January 5, 2016: Application Deadline

The SUNY application must be filed before January 5th to receive priority consideration for the fall semester.

February 1, 2016: Supplemental Materials Deadline

All supplemental materials must be received before February 1 to receive priority consideration for the fall semester. These supplemental requirements usually include your academic documents, the Academic History and Essay form, and for design applicants, a portfolio. In addition, all applicants whose first language is not English must provide an official TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE score, including applicants who have been living in the United States. It is important to allow sufficient time to complete all admissions requirements.

April - May, 2016

Additional information for Recently Accepted Students will be mailed separately and additional information will be available online.

June - August, 2016

All final transcripts and test scores must be submitted before students register for the fall semester. 

 

 

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