Internships

Internships and graduate career opportunities are readily available on the local, national, and international fashion stage. Our students have interned and then joined some of America’s most-recognized fashion firms:

Abercrombie & Fitch
Amour Vert
Athleta
Betabrand​
DKNY
GAP Inc.
Isabel Toledo
J.Crew
Jones of NY
Levi Strauss & Co​

 
Mountain Hardwear
Narciso Rodriguez
NICE Collective
The North Face
POP Outerwear​
Ralph Lauren
Tea Collection
Thakoon​
Thom Browne

Note: All international students must obtain work authorization before beginning any internship or off-campus employment.

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Industry Leaders on a Global Scale

Here are just some of the reputable, industry-leading fashion companies where our Fashion Design students have completed internships that provided them with a rich, purposeful experience working in the their intended industry.

Companies with a stated commitment to advance sustainable fashion practices:

Abercrombie & Fitch (Columbus, Ohio)
Athleta Inc. (a Petaluma, CA-based subsidiary of Gap Inc. in San Francisco)
Del Forte Denim (Emeryville, CA)
Levi Strauss & Co. (San Francisco)

NIKE (Portland, OR)
Mission Playground (a Petaluma, CA–based Organic Exchange brand)
Tea Collection (San Francisco)
Pottery Barn (San Francisco)

Others

Amy Kuschel (San Francisco)
BCBG Max Azria Group (Vernon, CA)
Badgley MIschka Couture (New York)
Bibhu Mohapatra (New York)
Built by Wendy Inc. (New York)
Dena Designs (San Francisco)
DKNY (division of Liz Claiborne) (New York)
Dockers (a brand of Levis Strauss & Co. in San Francisco)
Erica Tanov (Berkeley, CA)
G. Hensler (South San Francisco)
Ground LLC (Emeryville, CA)
Gymboree Corporation (San Francisco)
Hollister (Columbus, OH)
J.CREW (New York)

J.Mendel (New York)
Jones Apparel Group Inc. (Bristle, PA)
LOOP (Indore, India)
Mountain Hardwear (Richmond, CA)
Narciso Rodriquez Corporation (New York)
Nicole Miller (New York)
The North Face Inc. (San Leandro, CA)
Old Navy (a division of Gap Inc. in San Francisco)
Polo Ralph Lauren (New York)
SlingFin (Berkeley, CA)
Stoll Knitting (New York)
Tahari Ltd. (New York)
Weston Wear Inc. (San Francisco)
Williams-Sonoma (San Francisco)