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RAMDITION Through the Archway Ceremony Appropriate Attire 


RAMDITION’s Through the Archway ceremony is a truly special event designed to instill a sense of pride, tradition, and accomplishment in the students who participate. 

It is an opportunity to celebrate the huge step that our newest students are taking in their lives, both into adulthood and into a new and exciting collegiate experience. This occasion will be witnessed by many proud parents, families and friends of our first-year students, and will be captured in pictures that will last a lifetime. 

As such, an appropriate level of decorum and professionalism is expected of the participating students. 

These photos show examples of appropriate student attire for this event. 


Women May Wear

  • Solid black knee-length dress
  • Black pantsuit or skirt suit 
  • Black dress pants 
  • White blouse 
  • Black dress shoes
  • WSSU will give women a decorative locket before the ceremony

 
 

Women wearing formal attire

 

Women wearing no jackets


Men May Wear

  • Solid black dress slacks
  • White long sleeve dress shirt appropriate for wearing a necktie
  • Black suit with white dress shirt 
  • Black dress shoes
  • WSSU will provide men with a red necktie before the ceremony 

 


Men wearing formal attire

 


Men wearing no jackets


Students May NOT Wear:

  • Denim
  • Athletic footwear
  • Inappropriately revealing clothing
  • Colors other than red, white, and black