How to dress at the naturalization exam?
According to the article “First Impressions” in Psychological Science, Princeton psychologists Janine Willis and Alexander Todorov revealed that all it takes is a tenth of a second to form an impression of a stranger from their face.
Regardless of how a naturalization/citizenship applicant behaves in private when they attend their naturalization exam, the interviewer will judge them based on their application, appearance, and decorum at the interview. This means that naturalization/citizenship applicants should do what they can to appear trustworthy and likeable.
These are a few grooming tips to help men and women successfully pass their naturalization exams.
|Men should be clean shaven or have a well-groomed beard||Open toe shoes (i.e. sandals)|
|Business attire (i.e. long-sleeved, dress shirt or pantsuit)||Sunglasses|
|Dress Slacks||Visible tattoos|
|Closed toe shoes||Heavy jewelry or large jewelry|
|Trimmed or manicured fingernails||Blue jeans|
|Fresh breath and clean teeth||Bright colored clothes|
|Heels taller than 3 inches|
|Caps or hats|
|Fur coats or coats that resemble animal fur|
|Perfumes or colognes|
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