Professional Dress

Professional Business Attire


  • Suit or jacket and pants or skirt (Skirt length - knee length or below); Tailored dress; Blouse
  • Shoes - comfortable low heeled pumps, loafers or boots
  • Simple Jewelry


  • Suit - or jacket and slacks
  • Shirt - traditional shirt with collar
  • Tie
  • Socks
  • Dress Shoes & Matching Belt

Business Casual Attire

Business Casual

  • Shirt with collar or polo style
  • Slacks
  • Chinos or Dockers - pressed
  • Skirts
  • Blazer or sweater
  • Loafers or lace-up shoes

Not considered Business Casual

  • T-Shirts and jeans
  • Shorts or mini-skirts
  • Bare midriffs or low-cut garments (back or front)
  • Flip flops, sneakers, or sandals
  • Athletic wear or leggings

These are the recommendations made by the NSNA for meeting etiquette. More information can be found at