The Cite Universitaire, where courses for the Paris Fashion Institute are held.
Fashion Merchandising majors have the opportunity to study at the Paris Fashion Institute in Paris, France for a one month period in either June or September. The course of study includes attending fashion shows, interacting with industry professionals, and working hands on with designer labels and lecturers. Students earn nine credit hours, three in Ready To Wear Analysis, three in Fashion Evolution, and three as elective credit. This year, Emily Murray, Megan Arnold, Kaylee Wolfe and Amberly Bucholz attended. Upon their return, Emily and Megan gave a presentation highlighting their experiences in Paris.
Megan Arnold and Emily Murray in Paris.
AU Fashion Merchandising students (L-R) Megan Arnold, Emily Murray, Kaylee Wolfe and Amberly Bucholz with Joan White (center), Director, Paris Fashion Institute.