Step into LIM College’s campus in the heart of New York City to experience what life at LIM College holds for you. You’ll learn what it’s like to be a student through a campus tour, information sessions and a chance to explore Manhattan. There’s no better place to learn the business of fashion.
Open House programs give you the opportunity to tour the LIM College campus and residence hall; and meet with faculty, staff and current students. Attend breakout sessions on special topics to learn more about what the campus and LIM College has to offer. Because of space limitation, we suggest you reserve your spot several weeks in advance.
Information sessions provide you with an opportunity to receive more insights about LIM College and take a brief tour of our campus, including an optional residence hall tour. The Office of Admissions hosts information sessions on most Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays throughout the year. Due to space limitations, RSVPs are encouraged several weeks in advance of the date you plan to visit.
Major Discovery Day
LIM College hosts Major Discovery Day which includes a mock class taught by an industry professional faculty member, opportunities to meet with current and prospective students and a tour of our campus. Each Major Discovery Day will be hosted by a specific academic department:
- September 29: Major Discovery Day – Fashion Merchandising
- October 20: Major Discovery Day – Fashion Media
- November 3: Major Discovery Day - Marketing, Management, and International Business
- December 8: Major Discovery Day – Visual Merchandising
LIM College offers exclusive programs for students transferring from other colleges and universities. Transfer Services Day gives students the opportunity to join an information session, sit down one-on-one with a counselor to discuss credit transferability, obtain financial aid information and receive and instant decision on admission.
Residence Hall Tours
Residence Hall tours are offered after information sessions and most on-campus events. To set up an appointment, please call the Office of Admissions at (800) 677-1323 ext. 289.
Where to Stay
When visiting LIM College in New York City, stay close to the action at one of the area hotels.
LIM College has no affiliation with any of the hotels listed. This is only a partial list of nearby hotels.
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Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan
New York City, NY 10019
+1 (212) 977-4000
44 West 63rd St.
New York, NY 10023
+1 (212) 265-7400
Grand Hyatt New York
109 East 42nd St.
(between Lexington and Park Avenues, at Grand Central Terminal)
+1 (212) 883-1234
356 West 58th St.
New York, NY 10019
+1 (212) 554-6000
The Roosevelt Hotel
45 East 45th St.
(between Madison and Vanderbilt Avenues)
+1 (888) TEDDY-NY (888-833-3969)
The Roger Smith Hotel
501 Lexington Ave.
(at East 47th St.)
+1 (800) 445-0277
Marriott East Side
525 Lexington Ave.
(at 49th St.)
+1 (800) 228-9290
Holiday Inn Express - Midtown Fifth Avenue
15 West 45th St.
(between Fifth and Sixth Avenues)
Holiday Inn - New York City Midtown 57th St.
440 West 57th St.
(between Ninth and Tenth Avenues)
+1 (800) 465-4329
New York Hilton
1335 Avenue of the Americas
(between 53rd and 54th St.)
+1 (800) 445-8667
Omni Berkshire Hotel
21 East 52nd St.
(at Madison Avenue)
+1 (800) 843-6664
870 7th Ave. at 56th St.
New York, NY 10019
+1 (212) 247-8000
Sanctuary Hotel New York
132 West 47th St.
Manhattan, New York
+1 (212) 234-7000
Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers
811 7th Ave. on 53rd St.
New York, NY 10019
+1 (212) 581-1000
W New York - Union Square
201 Park Ave. S.
New York, NY 10003
+1 (212) 253-9119
We recommend you use New York City’s extensive and convenient public transportation system while visiting LIM College to avoid heavy traffic and expensive public parking. If you choose to travel by car, paid parking lots are available in the vicinity of LIM College.
LIM College has no affiliation with any parking lots, but below are resources to compare prices and find the best parking location for you:
Note: Always check these websites for coupons or restriction notices before you come into the city.
Public transit is the best way to get around New York City. The New York City Transit Authority operates subways and buses 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. The various methods of transit in the city are quite extensive, but don’t be intimidated. There is always a bus driver, police officer or a local New Yorker available to help you if you have any questions.
LIM College is located in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, which is one of the most fashionable and exciting locations in the world. With New York City as your campus, you’re always just steps from a landmark or attraction. You can always learn inside and outside of the classroom. LIM College’s academic buildings and residence hall are surrounded by the world’s most famous companies and retail stores.
Are you unable to make a trip to campus for an in-person tour? We offer a virtual tour of LIM College to include views of the Office of Admissions and classrooms, plus a stroll down Fifth Avenue. The virtual tour also shows you nearby subways, our residence hall and fitness center to give you an idea of what life is like in New York City.
Webinars & Online Chats
During these interactive presentations, you will learn about all aspects of LIM College from programs offered to living on campus. You have the opportunity to chat with a live counselor privately or publicly. At the end of each webinar and online chat, the presenting Admissions Counselor will give you their contact information so that you may feel free to contact them with any further questions.