The School of Design is an inquisitive and intelligent community of students and faculty that addresses firsthand the issues of the world around it. We take pride in our professionally oriented programs, many of which are top-ranked in the United States and have a long history at Syracuse University. Concern for sustainable design practices, social issues, and excellence in professional practice forms the core of our programs.
Miranda Watson ’15 wanted to have her own fashion brand from the time she was 15 years old. VPA’s fashion design program helped her achieve that dream, and be named an up-and-coming sustainable brand by Vogue.