Follow your passion

SCAD offers tremendous opportunities for personal career growth, and many of our students find off-campus venues to showcase their work as well. SCAD fashion students have partnered with ELLE magazine on FASHION | NEXT, when the magazine showcased their work in a Fall Fashion Week runway show at Lincoln Center. Our students have also worked on projects through the SCAD Collaborative Learning Center, partnering with Dressage, Kohl's, Microsoft, Dylan's Candy Bar and others.

A place where your ideas become reality

SCAD offers fashion degrees in Savannah, Atlanta and Hong Kong. Each location provides the latest technology and comprehensive resources for creating fabulous work. For added inspiration, the SCAD Museum of Art also features the André Leon Talley Gallery, exhibiting premier pieces from SCAD students and renowned designers.

Premium tools always at your fingertips:

  • Design studio classrooms, lecture classrooms, and drawing and fashion sketching classrooms
  • PC CAD labs with Wacom Cintiq tablets
  • Sewing labs with industry-standard Juki machines; multi-thread Juki and Brother sergers; Juki and Singer zig-zag, chain stitch and purl blind machines
  • Resource room with access to fabrics research, fashion books and magazines, and trend services Peclers Paris and WGSN
  • Bernina and Viking button hole and specialty machines, Juki and Pegasus cover stitch machines, U.S. Stitch Line and Rimoldi blind hem machines, Heat Seal machine by Insta
  • Adobe Creative Cloud (always up-to-date and free for download)
  • Gerber Vision Fashion Studio software and Gerber Infinity plotters for creating mood boards, flats, patterns, websites and portfolios
  • Pattern drafting tables, Wolf and PGM dress forms, and steam irons

Bringing in the icons

Every year, SCAD hosts a variety of industry leaders — guests who are icons in their fields and whose expertise is invaluable to SCAD students. From workshops and panel discussions to master classes and one-on-one critiques, students have unparalleled access to innovative fashion influencers.

Our recent guests include:

  • Alexander Wang
  • Betsey Johnson
  • Calvin Klein
  • Christian Siriano
  • Christene Barberich
  • Dao-Yi and Maxwell Osborne (Public School)
  • David Yurman
  • Diane von Furstenberg
  • Domenico De Sole
  • Fern Mallis
  • Joshua Schulman
  • Manolo Blahnik
  • Miuccia Prada
  • Oscar de la Renta
  • Vera Wang
  • Zac Posen

Make your SCAD experience even more unforgettable

We encourage students to take a quarter abroad at one of our international locations as a means of gaining cultural perspective, adding a worldly dimension to their résumés, and drawing inspiration from the sights, sounds and characters of an entirely new setting.

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Putting your talent in the spotlight

It wouldn't be the fashion world without glamorous events, and SCAD's annual calendar is packed with galas, shows and functions to slake your thirst for style.

Model walking runway at SCAD Fashion Show

SCAD Fashion Show

Billed as one of the premier student shows in the country, the SCAD Fashion Show presents juried collections of student work in an event that's streamed live and covered by international media. Each year as part of the show, former Vogue editor André Leon Talley presents his namesake Lifetime Achievement Award to an outstanding fashion icon.

See more from the show in student work

Take your love for fashion to the next level

Request more information today from The University for Creative Careers, and we'll send you everything you need to begin your journey at SCAD.