The Washington and Lee University Clothes Closet is an initiative that is sponsored and supported by the Division of Student Affairs.
The Division of Student Affairs identified a need for a Clothes Closet at W&L that aims to provide students access to free professional and casual attire to prepare them for interviews, career fairs, presentations or networking events and, ultimately, the workplace and even every day use. We believe that proper clothing can open the door to a better future providing the confidence needed to ace a job interview, encourage and project a healthy self-image or stay safe from inclement weather. Students are not required to return the clothing; it can be kept for the benefit of their future.
The Clothes Closet aims to:
Have questions about the Clothes Closet? Need more information about how to partake of the closet or to donate items or time? Please contact:
Fiorela Giraldo Prado de Lewisfgiraldopradodelewis@wlu.edu540-458-4841
Donations of clothes and funds for the purchase of quality clothes items are most welcome. The Clothes Closet is made possible through the Division of Student Affairs and the generous support of faculty, staff, alumni, students, and friends.
Suggested Professional and Casual Attire:
Drop-Off HoursMonday - Friday 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Location:Elrod Commons #222
Make a Financial Contribution
The Clothes Closet is located at Elrod Commons #222. Appointments need to be made with Fiorela Giraldo Prado de Lewis before using.