Family Interiors Nutrition & Apparel (FINA) Department

Professor Gus Vouchilas, chair of the Department of Family, Interiors, Nutrition & Apparel, describes SF State’s program offerings in four areas: Family & Consumer Sciences, Interior Design, Nutrition & Dietetics, and Apparel Design & Merchandising.

What's it like to be a student at SF State? Students discuss their experience.

The Family, Interiors, Nutrition & Apparel (FINA) Department is composed of four programs, uniquely woven together to provide an integrative student experience, advancing understanding of contemporary issues that impact the food, shelter, clothing, and relationship needs of individuals, families, and communities

At the heart of the FINA programs is the goal of providing an enriched student educational experience that builds on the tenets of the family and consumer sciences (FCS) body of knowledge through research-based practices that address quality of life issues.


Program Areas:



Fabric Wholesale Direct Scholarship Program

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

DECI Programming

Monday, September 21, 2020


Modern Influences

Thursday, November 21, 2019 to Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Savor and Succeed: Improving Food Security at SF State

Wednesday, October 09, 2019 to Wednesday, November 06, 2019

The Wear Movement Pop-UP

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 to Wednesday, December 11, 2019
Caesar Chavez Building