ARC-PA 5th ed Standard A3.06
The student should maintain a professional appearance and appropriate attire whenever representing GWU and the PA profession in any setting. Being neatly dressed and well-groomed exemplifies professionalism. Certain SCPE sites will have a site-specific dress code above and beyond the PA program dress code. In this case, the site’s dress code will supersede that of the school. All attire must be appropriately fit to enable the wearer to perform their duties and maintain a professional appearance. Repeat violations of the dress code are professionalism violations and are subject to disciplinary action as previously described.
The student should adhere to the following dress code at SCPE sites:
The Following are Prohibited During the Clinical Year:
Callback Days Dress Code:
If the student is dressed inappropriately, the student may be removed from clinical training or classes and asked to report to the director.