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Statler Career Closet

The Statler College Career Closet is a free resource to Statler College Students and offers professional business attire donated by WVU faculty, staff, alumni, students and friends.

The Career Closet was established by the WVU chapters of Sigma Phi Delta, Alpha Omega Epsilon and the WVU Society of Women Engineers.

Photo of woman looking at clothing in the Career Closet.

Location: Engineering Sciences Building, Room 137


Donations Accepted. For a donation drop off, contact Paige Nesbit.

The Career Closet is open to Statler College students, and the clothing is free to our students. Depending on inventory, students may take up to four individual items (i.e., two ties, two shirts; a skirt, a blazer, a blouse and a pair of pants) or one suit during a semester.

What We Offer

The Statler College Career Closet offers new or gently used business attire for men and women in all sizes:

  • Men’s and women’s suit jackets
  • Blouses and shirts
  • Men’s and women’s dress pants
  • Dresses
  • Belts, ties, accessories
  • Gently worn shoes
  • Clothes should be cleaned appropriately and on hangers
  • Clothes should be in good to excellent quality and purchased with the past five years/current with fashion

For information on upcoming career events at WVU, visit:

For tips on how to dress for success:

Donations Accepted

Do you have lightly used business attire that is sitting in your closet? The Statler College Career Closet accepts lightly used business attire donations such as suits, jackets, button down shirts, pants, etc. and the appropriate accessories such as shoes, belts, ties, jewelry, briefcases, etc. These generous donations will be the Closet selection base for our students. This resource provides clothing and accessories to students in need of business attire for career fairs, internships, interviews and capstone presentations.

Donations are tax deductible. Forms are available upon request.

Thank you for your support of Statler College students and helping us guide them from college to career.

Get Involved

Active Statler College student organizations can  sign up to volunteer in the Career Closet.

Statler College student organizations can earn Student Activity Credit for their donations. Donate four shirts or blouses and earn one SAC hour. Donate a pair of men’s or women’s pants and earn 0.5 SAC hours. While donations of accessories (i.e., belts, ties, shoes and purses) are accepted, they will not earn SAC hours. Student organizations are limited to 50 hours per year earned by donating clothing items to the Career Closet.

Members of the Mountaineer Athletic Club can also receive credit for their donations to the Statler College Career Closet. Financial contributions are accepted as well. For more information, contact Stephanie Martin, assistant director of development.

Volunteer Sign-up