The Professional House of Garments, aka The P.H.O.G., provides a way for students to access free professional and business casual attire appropriate for career fairs, interviews, and the workplace.
Visit The P.H.O.G. for suits, blazers, skirts, button-down shirts, and more to help you look your best and make a lasting positive impression as you enter the professional world.
The professional clothing closet is available to any KU student and is open Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm, in Summerfield Hall, Room 206. Please check-in at the front desk.
Acceptable items include full suits, jackets/blazers, professional shirts, slacks, skirts, professional dresses, ties, briefcases, and portfolios. Donations may be dropped off at Summerfield Hall, Room 203, Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: How many items can I have from The P.H.O.G.?
A: You are welcome to take as many items as you need from The P.H.O.G.
Q: Do I have to return the items I take?
A: No, you are welcome to keep the items you select from The P.H.O.G.
Q: I heard you are only allowed to use The P.H.O.G. for interviews. Is this true?
A: No, you are welcome to use The P.H.O.G. for any career-related obligation, including networking events, interviews, starting a new job, career fairs, and more.
Q: Who is eligible to use The P.H.O.G.?
A: All current KU students have access to The P.H.O.G., regardless of degree level or major. Additionally alumni who have graduated within the past 6 months may also use The P.H.O.G.
Q: I'm not sure how to put together a professional-looking outfit. Can the UCC help me?
Q: How much does it cost to use The P.H.O.G.?
A: Current KU students and those who have graduate within the past 6 months can utilize The P.H.O.G. for free!
Q: Are donations tax deductible?
A: No, we are not a registered 501(c)(3); therefore, donations are not tax deductible.
The Career Opportunities Fund accepts donations to support The P.H.O.G. clothing closet and other career initiatives for KU students.