August 10, 2024

BYU Wilkinson Student Center

Attire Specifications for School Syllabus Events
School Syllabus events must dress as listed below.
  • Must be black
  • High waist optional
  • Satin stripes are allowed
  • Plain white long sleeved collared shirt only (no wing collars)
  • No pleats or ribbing
  • Sleeves to be worn at wrist length
  • Sweaters and vests are not allowed
Tie – Black color only, may be either straight or bow
Socks – Black or dark blue color only
Shoes- Heel height not to exceed 1.5 inches (must be black)
Materials – Fabrics must be plain (i.e.: cotton, polyester, cotton/polyester blend, wool blend)
No satin or shiny fabrics
Decorations, rhinestones, glitter, metallic thread, patterns or sequins are NOT allowed
Makeup – Not allowed
Hairstyle – Long hair must be worn in a pony tail
A black skirt and a black top must be worn.
  • Plain or pleated with minimum 1 to maximum 3 half circles.
  • One plain simple underskirt allowed which is no larger or longer than top layer, and is the same or similar color as the outer skirt
  • No uneven hemlines, frills, splits, openings, lace, trim, or sequins
  • Length of skirt must be at least knee length
  • Necklines: Boat, high neck, V-neck, sweetheart, ‚peter pan’ collar and regular collar are allowed. Edging or trim of any kind, including ribbon, satin, lace, sequins, etc. is not allowed on the neckline
  • Gathering or shirring on the bodice is not allowed
  • Edging or trim on the bodice is not allowed
  • Long, short, elbow length, cap, puff or sleeveless styles are allowed
  • Cannot be replaced by trimmings, frills, or edging on the shoulder line
  • No „finger loops” allowed
  • No glitter, metallic thread, or fabric creating pattern effects
  • No use of feathers, fringes, bows, belts, frills, horsehair, or sequins.
  • No flesh color fabric
  • Any use of color coordinated ‚see through’ fabric must be lined from waist to shoulder; for use on arms no lining is needed
  • Lace (or similar fabric) is not allowed. Lycra, spandex, polyester, velvet, satin or jersey is encouraged
Shoes and Socks
  • Elementary School girls must wear shoes with heels that are no higher than 1.5 inches, including if they dance up a level.  Junior High School and High School girls are not restricted by any heel height
  • White ankle socks (may have a small amount of lace), flesh colored pantyhose, or fishnet tights
Accessories, jewelry, and makeup
  • No use of arm bands, chokers or headbands
  • No decoration is allowed on dress or in hair
  • No jewelry is allowed, other than one small earring in each ear (no dangling earrings allowed)
  • Basic makeup is allowed for Elementary School girls.  Competition makeup is allowed for Junior High School and High School girls