Clyde's Closet

Closet posterClyde's Closet, in the UCCS Career Center, is dressing students for professional success by providing FREE professional attire through community donations.

 

How it Works

Students can shop for FREE business professional and casual business suits, dress shirts, dress pants, ties, dresses, skirts, blouses and more! Learn tips on how to dress to impress and build a professional brand.

*Inventory varies; students may select 6 items per semester.

Where: Cragmor Hall 101

When: 9 AM – 4 PM, M-F

Visit our JCPenney Suit Up Event each semester to purchase new professional clothing at deep discounts in partnership with JCPenney.

 

Want to Donate?

Clyde’s Closet welcomes donations of gently used and new professional clothing (no shoes, please). Drop offs accepted at The Career Center, Cragmor Hall 101, 9 AM – 4 PM, M-F.

Host a clothing drive for your class or office! Contact us today at 719-255-3340 or careers@uccs.edu to learn more.

 

Frequently Asked Questions
Q: How many items can I have from Clyde’s Closet?
A: You are welcome to up to 6 clothing items per semester from the The Closet
 
Q: Do I have to return the items I take?
A: No, you are welcome to keep the items you select from The Closet
 
Q: I heard you are only allowed to use Clyde’s Closet for interviews. Is this true?
A: No - you are welcome to use The Clothes Closet for any career-related obligation, including networking events, interviews, starting a new job, career fairs, and more.
 
Q: Who is eligible to use Clyde’s Closet?
A: All current UCCS students have access to The Clothes Closet regardless of degree level or major.
 
Q: I'm not sure how to put together a professional-looking outfit. Can the Career Center help me?
A: Yes. You can either check out our resources on professional dress, or make an appointment with one of our Career Assistants for additional help.
 
Q: How much does it cost to use Clyde’s Closet?
A: Current UCCS students can utilize Clyde’s Closet for FREE!