WHAT IS THE STORE?
THE STORE is a Career Closet and Food Pantry for Carson-Newman University students in need of professional attire and/or facing food insecurities. The Career Closet is located in Baker 312.
Tuesday 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Thursday 1 - 4 p.m.
Shopping is available by appointment by calling Student Success at 865-471-3567.
HOW DOES THE STORE WORK?
Students with a current C-N student ID may "shop" for three clothing items (plus accessories) per visit. Students are encouraged to keep the clothing for future career needs or professional development opportunities.
HOW CAN YOU HELP?
Download a brochure about THE STORE
Make a gift donation to THE STORE
Commit a payroll deduction to THE STORE (C-N Employees Only)
**If you are interested in claiming your donations, then please request a form for tax purposes.
The Career Closet of THE STORE
The Career Closet serves as a resource for students who may not have the means to purchase career appropriate clothing. provides a way for students to access FREE business casual and professional attire for career fairs, interviews, and the workplace. attire is generously donated by C-N faculty and staff, alumni, churches, and the business community.
The Career Closet includes clothing items for men and women, which include:
~suits ~sport coats ~slacks ~dress shirts
~dresses ~skirts ~pantsuits ~blouses
~shoes ~accessories (ties, belts, scarves, jewelry)
OPENING DAY FEATURED LIVE ON WBIR-TV
Student Success was excited to host WBIR-TV on Opening Day.
Co-Director, Gloria Walker Career Development Director, Mark Workman
Student Worker, Virginia McGinnis VP Student Affairs, Ross Brummett
Sample of clothing and accessories available to C-N student at THE STORE.
Thanks to all who came out with clothing items for our Donation Kick-off Day!!
(Donation Kick-off Day inventory shown above)
The Food Pantry of THE STORE (Opening in October 2019)