Career Closet

Career Closet


Are you in need of professional attire for an upcoming interview, Career Fair, or other experience?  CDPA’s Career Closet is a service that lends suits, blazers, shirts, ties, and other professional accessories to students in order to help them look their best.  Schedule an appointment today by contacting our On Campus Recruitment Coordinator.
Career Closet clothing


Professional Attire Donations

Upcoming Event:

Thursday April 27th-Saturday April 29th

11:00am- 5:00pm

William Pitt Union Main Level Lobby

Parents picking up their students during move-out week are encouraged to bring any professional attire they may have that they would be willing to donate to the Career Closet. Please see specific donation needs below. For After Hour donation drop offs, simply leave at the Front Desk on the Main Level.

CDPA welcomes donations from Pitt alumni, parents, faculty, staff, and friends of the University of the following items:


Men’s Clothing

  • Suits and suit separates (smaller sizes are in greater demand)
  • Dress shirts
  • Ties
  • Belts
  • Dress shoes in good condition
  • Unused black dress socks

Women’s Clothing

  • Skirt, dress or pants suits
  • Business appropriate separates:  skirts, pants blazers
  • Camisole tops
  • Blouses, dress shirts
  • Shoes (close-toed, 1-3 inch heels)
  • Unused hose or tights
  • Scarves

Additional Items

  • Wooden hangers
  • Garment bags

How to Donate

To arrange a donation by dropping items off on campus or shipping items, please contact our On-Campus Recruitment Coordinator or see drop-off information below.

Drop-off locations:
Career Development and Placement Assistance
200 William Pitt Union
10:00 am – 4:00 p.m.
Tax Deduction slips available