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Interview Attire 

Attire for interviews is professional and on the conservative side. Since your appearance is your first impression -- make it a great one!

Traditional attire -- for students who are graduating

  • Men -- Dark conservative suit with white (or light color) long sleeved shirt and tie. Dark socks to match slacks, dark (polished) shoes.   
  • Women -- Dark conservative suit (slacks or skirt) with tailored top or a classic style dress. Dark shoes, natural color stockings (with dress or skirt) or dark socks to match slacks.  Low to medium heel (polished) shoes. Conservative accessories.   

Business Traditional

Business casual -- for interns/co-ops & all employer information sessions, events, receptions

  • Men -- Slacks with or without jacket, long sleeved shirt, with or without tie.
  • Women -- Dark slacks or skirt with tailored shirt or sweater. 

Business Casual

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2100 Pullen Hall · Box 7303
Raleigh, NC 27695
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drop in hours: M-F 11:00-2:00
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