Students applying to the Design and Environment Analysis (DEA) and the Fashion Design and Management (FD&M) majors are required to submit a design supplement as directed below. Applications submitted without the required supplement will not be considered. Design supplements are critically evaluated by department faculty and are considered in conjunction with a student's application materials.
Submission deadlines for design supplements are as follows. Design supplements submitted after the listed deadlines will not be considered.
Early decision first-year applicants: November 1, 2020
Regular decision first-year applicants: January 2, 2021
Spring external transfer applicants: October 15, 2020
Fall external transfer applicants: March 15, 2021
Current Cornell students applying for a spring transfer: tbd
Current Cornell students applying for a fall transfer: tbd
Design and Environmental Analysis applicants:
Required: DEA Design Challenge for the 2021 admissions cycle.
Fashion Design and Management applicants need to complete the design supplement specific to the option in which they are interested.