The Institute lab coat is a piece of clothing in Fallout 4.


The Institute lab coat provides no Damage Resistance, but adds a bonus of 2 to Intelligence. It comes in five distinct variations according to what department the scientist wearing it is assigned to: black for Synth Retention Bureau, blue for Advanced Systems, green for BioScience, yellow in Engineering, and orange for Robotics and Synth workers. Ballistic weave cannot be applied to the Institute lab coat.


  • Institute division head coat
  • Virgil wears a unique, shredded orange Institute lab coat named 'Institute' only attainable through console commands, and only equippable by super mutants.


Worn by various Institute scientists.


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