Fashion Merchandising & Design

The fashion merchandising and design program at Meredith is unique because it effectively combines academics with industry. You’ll acquire a strong foundation in the theories and practices used in the fashion industry and have many opportunities to apply what you have learned. Your education at Meredith will prepare you for jobs in retail, wholesale, and design.

Contact Info

Diane Ellis
Fashion Program Coordinator
204 Martin Hall
.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
(919) 760-8412
Department of Human Environmental Sciences »

Explore all majors »


Fashion major Rachel Didier
Fashion Study Abroad
Meredith Fashion Association


Meredith students connect with the local fashion industry by creating window displays in retail stores, presenting fashion shows, helping national designers in the local area, and competing in design competitions. Our longstanding Paris Fashion Program offers unique opportunities in the world’s fashion capital.

Internships


Internships

Fashion Merchandising and Design students have the opportunity to complete internships with top designers, retailers, and magazines in the fashion world. Our students’ recent internship placements include Michael Kors and Vogue magazine in New York City, and Elie Saab and Rick Owens in Paris. Read more »

Featured Stories


Strong Story | Jennifer Coples

Jennifer Coples' Meredith experience included two internships in Paris. Read more »

 

Strong Story | Avonee Simmons

Avonee Simmons, '17, completed undergraduate research on sustainable practices in the fashion industry. Read more »

 

Strong Story | Melissa de Leon

As a fashion major at Meredith, Melissa de Leon learned to be independent, self-motivated, and strong. Read more »