Welcome to the School of Fashion!

The runway at the Academy of Art University Fashion Show at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week. Photo Courtesy of Melvin Harper.

Dear New Students,

Welcome to the School of Fashion! It was great seeing you all today and we are so happy to have you with us. We know that all of that orientation information can be a lot to take in, so we’ve created a Spark Notes version for you. Since you’re reading this, you’ve obviously found Fashion School Daily – the School of Fashion’s blog where we keep you updated on all of the events happening within the school (as well as fun stuff in San Francisco), post jobs and internships, keep you updated on industry news, alumni updates and feature your amazing work!

You can visit us on Facebook , YouTube and Twitter too!

You also met your Orientation Leaders – current students who are here to help with any questions or concerns you might have. Their contact info is below:

Nikki Anderson-Joy – Costume Design – aauorientationleader4@gmail.com

Morgan Barnes – Fashion Merchandising – aauorientationleader7@gmail.com

Akaila Johnson – Fashion Merchandising – aauorientationleader5@gmail.com

Melissa Charles – Fashion Design – aauorientationleader3@gmail.com

And if you’re ever looking for a little inspiration, be sure to check out Executive Director Gladys Perint Palmer’s Tumblr, where she posts illustrations daily.

Good luck on your first days of school!