2022 Admissions Cycle

Students applying to the undergraduate 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.

2023 Admissions Cycle

Design supplement requirements and guidelines for the 2023 undergraduate admissions cycle will be posted during the summer of 2022. 

Submission deadlines for design supplements are as follows. Design supplements submitted after the listed deadlines will not be considered. 

  • Early decision first-year applicants: The deadline has passed.
  • Regular decision first-year applicants: The deadline has passed.
  • Spring external transfer applicants: The deadline has passed.
  • Fall external transfer applicants: The deadline has passed.
  • Current Cornell students applying for a spring transfer: The deadline has passed.
  • Current Cornell students applying for a fall transfer: Deadline tbd.

Design and Environmental Analysis applicants
Required: 2022 DEA Design Challenge 

Fashion Design and Management applicants: Complete the design supplement specific to the option in which you are interested.

Fashion Design
Required: 2022 Fashion Design Portfolio
Required: 2022 Fashion Design Index

Fashion Design Management
Required: 2022 Fashion Design Management Case Study