TXA Advising


The Division of Textiles and Apparel offers summer courses for the genreral public and high school students.

  • Learn to design, sew and fit your own My Little Black Dress in this one or two week course.  Proceeds from this course fund a fabric scholarship for senior design students.

  • Explore the world of fashion design or retail merchandising in UT's Fashion Institute, a three week summer discovery course for high school students.  Two courses are available through the Texas Summer Pre-college program.
  • Create fashion illustrations and creative work on the computer in our new Fashion Technology Workshop. Students can take the one week workshop in May (Intermediate) or June (Introduction) to gain the skills utilized by industry professionals