Students must maintain a neat and clean appearance appropriate for a student attending professional school. KGI will allow Students the right to dress in a manner that is consistent with their gender identity as long as it is not in violation of the dress code. Specific dress requirements vary with each academic setting (i.e., on campus, off campus, special in-class guests, and presentations). Professional judgement should always be used. Students should consult with their course instructor if they have any questions regarding a special class circumstance.
General requirements that apply to all academic settings are as follows:
General requirements that apply to all laboratory and clinical settings are as follows:
It is important for students to dress appropriately at all times in the clinical and community settings, even if there to observe, or to work on case prep or follow-up. Be mindful of your professional appearance as supervisors and patients pay attention to how you carry yourself. In addition to the requirements listed above, the following policies will be in effect:
Students will adhere to the KGI SPHS dress code unless otherwise specified, in writing, by the rotation site.
AFTER HOURS (AFTER 6 P.M. MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY)/WEEKENDS
After hours and weekend dress is permitted after 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and all day Saturday and Sunday, except for formal scheduled activities during this time frame.
For more specific policies, OTD students should refer to the OTD Program Student Handbook and MSPA students should refer to the MSPA Program Student Handbook.
In addition to the minimum dress code standards listed above, PharmD students must also adhere to the following:
Students are allowed to dress casually during non-professional Fridays, while still maintaining a presentable, neat and appropriate appearance. The following clothing items may NOT be worn:
Students should not wear clothing that is distracting or offensive to others. Students should refrain from wearing clothing that contains slogans and/or images related, but not limited to religion, sexuality, politics, age, ethnicity, disability, and gender identity.
Clothing articles permitted to be worn for Spirit Fridays are the following:
The following colors may be worn for any of the above clothing articles:
Please see the links below for the KGI swag/store:
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