May 18, 2024  
2021-2022 College Catalog 
2021-2022 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Mission Statement

LIM College educates students for success in the global businesses of fashion and its many related industries. As a pioneer in experiential education, LIM College fosters a unique connection between real-world experience and academic study in business principles. Developing students’ creative and critical thinking, as well as leadership skills, an LIM College education empowers students to become accomplished professionals in a highly competitive, dynamic business environment as well as responsible citizens of a global society.

In support of this mission, LIM College lives by these core values and is committed to the following goals.

Core Values
  • Academic Excellence: challenge all to realize their full intellectual and professional potential
  • Collegiality: embrace trust, diversity and respect
  • Ethical Behavior: act with honesty, integrity and accountability
  • Student Focus: place students at the center of everything that we do



A Dynamic and Responsive Curriculum

LIM College’s dedicated faculty share their professional knowledge and experience, challenging students to achieve academic excellence through dynamic and relevant programs that foster critical thinking and problem solving.


An Education Through Experience

Located in New York City, LIM College partners with fashion and related businesses to provide a wide range of internships, professional development opportunities, and instruction in the latest industry processes and technologies. This national and international network deepens students’ analytic and communication skills and empowers students and alumni to pursue meaningful careers in a wide range of fashion-related businesses.


A Student-Centered Environment

LIM College recognizes and celebrates the uniqueness of each student, fostering a community of interaction and participation in a highly personal learning environment that inspires intellectual curiosity and creativity.


A Global Perspective

LIM College exposes students to a wide range of international resources and cultural experiences, focusing on the impact of globalization in students’ professional and personal endeavors. Students learn to value, appreciate and celebrate diversity in culture and business.