Admitted Online Students

Welcome to the fashion industry. Welcome to LIM online.

Congratulations, you have been accepted into an online program at LIM College! Once you have accepted our offer of admission, you need to take the following steps to secure your place in our entering class. All the information you need can be found below. Please read each section carefully.

Steps to secure your spot:

  1. Complete the New Student Agreement Form. This form will also be emailed directly to you.
  2. Speak to your Advisor about registering for classes.
  3. Send a copy of your official government-issued ID to OnlinePhotoID [at]

Don't leave money on the table! Apply for financial aid and complete your FAFSA as soon as possible. To start this process, complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to determine your eligibility. Just put the LIM College school code 007466 on your form and we'll automatically get a copy of your FAFSA.

For more details on the types of financial aid that may be available to you and how to apply for it, click here.

All students must be financially cleared to attend classes. "Financially cleared" means you have either paid your tuition or have plans on record with the Office of Student Financial Services that demonstrate you will have the funds in place to pay your tuition (that can be through a combination of grants, loans, scholarships, a payment plan, etc.).

LIM College
Office of Student Financial Services
12 East 53rd St.
New York, NY 10022

Phone: (212) 310-0689
Fax: (212) 750-3452
Email: sfs [at]

LIM College must receive your official high school and college (if applicable) transcripts for our undergrad students. And we must receive your official final college and university transcript with proof of undergraduate degree received for our masters students. Photocopies are not accepted. Please have the school email official final transcripts to limonline [at] or send to:

Office of Online Admissions
216 East 45th Street
New York, NY 10017

To use our online learning management system and other course technologies, you'll need access to the following:

1. Desktop or laptop

  • At least 8GB of RAM
  • Intel Core i7 / AMD A7 or better processor
  • 256 GB or more hard drive

2. Operating Systems

  • Windows 10 and newer
  • Mac OS 10.12 (Sierra) or newer

3. Broadband Internet Connect

  • Minimum 4Mbps
  • Dial-up connections are not recommended due to the nature of rich media in your courses.

4. Updated browsers

  • You should always use the most current version of your preferred browser. Your browser will notify you if there is a new version available.

5. Microphone | Camera

  • You may need to post video or audio comments or participate in videoconferences for some online courses.

Check out our Technology Requirements handout for more information on basic computer specifications.

NOTE: While you can access Canvas (our learning management system) on a mobile device (tablet/phone), we strongly recommend you have access to a desktop or laptop for major projects.

LIM College provides you an email account a few weeks after you enroll. Begin using your LIM email immediately for updates and important Orientation and course information. If you have any problems with your email account, contact our IT Help Desk at (212) 752-1530 ext. 390 or by itsupport [at] (email).

Get connected with LIM College and your classmates by using #LIMONLINE

Follow us on Twitter and Instagram.

Check out our Facebook Online Undergraduate group and our Facebook Online Graduate group.

Once you have scheduled your classes, you can purchase or rent textbooks online or in the LIM Bookstore in our Maxwell Hall building (216 East 45th St.). You can also get course materials, LIM apparel, and supplies at the Bookstore.

LIM College Bookstore
(800) 677-1323 ext.420
Email: bookstore [at]