Undergraduate study in the Department of Fiber Science & Apparel Design at Cornell University is unique in the Ivy League. The program combines a strong liberal arts foundation with excellent training in apparel or fiber science, depending upon the student's concentration. FSAD attracts top faculty and students.
Our multidisciplinary approach combines design, art, biology, chemistry, engineering and social science concepts and methods. The department faculty seek to educate students about these topics with the long term goal of affecting change in design, materials, people's health and well-being, manufacturing, economic vitality and in the environment.