1. yuh

    School tie for interview?

    Interviewing at a school soon and have the option of getting a tie and/or pair of socks with the school’s colors and logo. I’m leaning towards socks, but would like to hear thoughts on tie. I would only wear one or the other. Any help is appreciated.
  2. M

    Attire in Clerkships/Rotations

    I am a very poor outfit selector. I needed help from many people to finally dress properly and match my clothes. I am confused about what shoes to wear in rotations. Should I wear comfortable running shoes with my dress shirt and pants? People say to wear something comfortable, but what about...
  3. D

    Interview Socials/Mixers

    Hi everyone! I have a few upcoming interviews and plan to attend their socials or mixers with current students and prospective ones. These social events are happening at places like a bar&grill or a brewery. The fliers say the events are "casual". What sort of attire is appropriate? My friends...
  4. D

    Women Interview Attire - Dress?

    All of my friends currently in medical school, including my top choice school, say that wearing a business professional dress is perfectly suitable. However, it seems like everyone on SDN is saying a pant suit or skirt suit with a blazer is mandatory for women. Personally, I don't feel very...
  5. Lavaniel

    Vet school interview attire - grey hair okay?

    Hey! I start my VMCAS applications next summer, so I have a bit to start planning. However, I have suffered from Avoidant Personality Disorder and social anxiety, and one of the ways I have circumvented shying away from social situations is granny-grey hair, and its Sparks brand Silvermist to...
  6. D

    Info Session Attire (Lynchburg)

    Hi everybody! I'm going to an info session at Lynchburg this week and I'm wondering what's the best thing to wear? I've heard business casual or a nice skirt but I've also heard just casual, so what do you all think? Thanks!
  7. Snickerdoodle1996

    Shadowing Attire for Emergency Room

    Hi everyone!! So I am shadowing a doctor for the first time in the emergency department. The doctor GAVE ME THE OPTION of scrubs or professional clothes (but nothing too fancy he said) he also said that a lab coat is optional. What should I go for? (Also I am a girl).
  8. Snickerdoodle1996

    Shadowing ER Doctor Attire

    Hi! I am going to be shadowing an ER doctor soon and am not sure what to wear. I asked what the preference was and they told me that I can either wear scrubs or professional attire. Does anyone have any recommendations based on experience? Thank you.
  9. K

    Do I need to wear tights to interview?

    I'm planning to wear a classic black skirt suit and closed toed formal black shoes. It's still so hot out... do I need to wear tights? Are bare legs unprofessional? Thanks!
  10. rasmussen5357

    Interview Attire

    For interviews what is your go to shirt color? I have a navy suit but cannot decide between a traditional light blue shirt or light pink and plaid shirt. I know for most job interviews they recommend a more classic look but I was thinking the pink would show a little more personality despite not...
  11. I

    Opinion/advice re:female dress code in VA

    Hi ladies (and gents)! I matched for internship at a VA facility, yet I have never completed a practicum at a VA. The places I did do practicum at had such varied levels of professional attire that I'm not sure which way to go for the VA. I know you can never go wrong with a button up blouse...
  12. E

    Is a mismatched suit appropriate for an interview?

    I have my first PT school interview in a couple weeks, and I'm not sure how formal to dress. Would you recommend a matching suit, or would a mismatched suit be okay? For reference, I am female. Any other tips for interview attire?