1. What do I need to do to prepare for the interview?

When you apply to our Full-Time program We will send you a list of questions to prepare for

2. When should I apply for the Full-Time program?

Registration for our Full-Time program opens in November every year

3. Is there a ‘wait list’ for the Full-Time program?

We will let you know if our program is full. You will be notified when you apply if you will be on the wait list for that current entry year

4. What are the start times for the Full-Time program?

The Full-Time program starts once a year every September

5. Do I need a portfolio to be eligible for the Full-Time program?

Your acceptance into the Full-Time program is based on admissions exam and interview. Having a portfolio certainly helps us see your work but is not a requirement

6. Do you accept International Students?

Yes. We are a Designated learning Institution (DLI) under Immigration, Refugees and citizenship Canada. Please see our International student application in the ‘hamburger’ menu on the front page

7.What are the requirements for your Part-Time classes?

Our part-time classes are geared towards those that want to learn a new skill or just take on a new hobby. You can sign up to any course that you are interested in.

8.I want to visit the Academy, Do you offer tours or information sessions?

Yes. Please call or email us to set up a personal information session

9.What future careers will be available to me with this diploma?


Clothing designer
Costume designer
Couturier – haute couture
Display designer
Fabric designer
Fashion designer
Fur designer
Jewelry designer
Lighting designer
Museum exhibit designer
Shoe designer
Trophy designer
Window display designer
Exhibit designer – museums and art galleries
Facilities designer
Fashion co-ordinator
Fashion stylist
Visual merchandiser