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Professional Clothing Closet

UC MERCED PROFESSIONAL CLOTHING CLOSET

The Professional Clothing Closet is a free suit rental service for UC Merced students. Our professional closet has items including suits, jackets, pants, and skirts. The closet is located in the Kolligian Library on the third floor in Room 338, across from the Commuter Study Lounge.

Students can borrow attire for interviews or other occasions where professional clothing is required. Students may borrow the clothing for up to five business days, or for longer periods of time if needed.

Students wishing to rent apparel should bring a valid CatCard with them.

HOURS OF OPERATION

The Professional Clothing Closet is open on Monday through Thursday from 10:00 am - 9:00 pm and Friday from 10:00 am - 5:00 pm. Location: KL 338

RETURNING ITEMS

Please return all rental wardrobe to KL 316 (Quiet Study Space). You can return your suit any time during the Closet hours listed above.

GARMENT CLEANING POLICY

Each garment is dry-cleaned after use and then returned to inventory for other students to rent. 

PRESENTED BY

The Clothing Closet is operated by the Office of Leadership, Service and Career. Suits were provided at cost by the JCPenney store at the Merced Mall. Generous financial support provided by: The UC Merced Alumni AssociationUniversity Friends Circle, Enterprise Rent-A-Car and many individual donations.

DONATIONS

Donations of used clothing are not currently being accepted. Please contact the Office of Leadership, Service and Career if you would like to make a financial contribution to the Professional Clothing Closet or visit https://giving.ucmerced.edu/clothing-closet