Career Services Events Calendar

Monday, July 1, 2019 – Sunday, July 14, 2019

2019 Fall On-Campus Interview Program (“Fall OCI”) Employer Selection/Bidding

[This is also the deadline for direct applications to large law Firm 2L Summer Associate Positions], independent and separate from Fall OCI.

Audience: Rising 2Ls, 3Ls, 3Ls p/t, 4Ls p/t, SCALE II, LL.M.


Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 12:30pm - 1:45pm (W523)

Building Your Legal Career for SCALE I 

Audience: SCALE I


Monday, July 29, 2019 – Monday, September 30 2019 (Daily – Career Services Office)

2019 Fall On-Campus Interview Program (“Fall OCI”)

Audience: Rising 2Ls, 3Ls, 3Ls p/t, 4Ls p/t, SCALE II, LL.M.

Fall 2019 & Spring 2020

  1. August

    Wednesday, August 14, 2019, 1:30pm – 3:00pm (Section C) (W311)

    Thursday, August 15, 2019, 1:30pm – 3:00pm (Section A) (W511)

    Monday, August 19, 2019, 1:30pm – 3:00pm (Section B) (W611)

    Evening Session/Individual Remote Meetings Wednesday, August 14, 2019 – Monday, September 30, 2019

    Building Your Legal Career for 1Ls: LAWS I

    Audience: 1Ls


    Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 5:00pm (W311, W511, or W611)

    Fall 2019 Externship Orientation

    Audience: All Students Participating in a Fall 2019 Externship  


    Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 12:30pm & 5:00pm (Promenade)

    Externship Day

    Audience: All Current Students


    Monday, August 26, 2019, 12:30pm (W311)

    Postgraduate Fellowship Opportunities (Post Grad Jobs in the Public Sector)

    Audience: All Current Students and Feature Event for Graduating Students

  2. September

    Tuesday, September 3, 2019 (Daily – Career Services Office)

    SCALE I: Mandatory Career Counseling Meetings Begin

    Audience: SCALE I


    Tuesday, September 3, 2019 (Daily – Career Services Office)

    Graduating Students Mandatory CSO Exit Meetings & ABA Employment Report

    Audience: Graduating Students


    Thursday, September 19, 2019, 12:00pm – 2:00pm (BW Second Floor)

    Career Paths Fair

    Audience: All Current Students and Feature Event for 1Ls, 1Ls p/t, SCALE I

  3. October

    Tuesday, October 1, 2019 (Daily – Career Services Office)

    1L Mandatory Career Counseling Meetings Begin

    Audience: 1Ls


    October 2, 2019, 5:30pm-8:30pm (BW Second Floor)

    Diversity Reception

    Audience: All Current Students


    Thursday, October 10, 2019, 6:00pm-8:30pm (BW Second Floor)

    Fall Law Firm Reception

    Audience: SCALE I, & II, 2Ls, 3Ls, 3Ls p/t, 4Ls p/t, Recent Graduates


    Thursday, October 17, 2019, 12:30pm (Promenade)

    Public Interest/Public Service Career Fair

    Audience: All Current Students and Feature Event for 1Ls, 1Ls p/t, SCALE I


    Tuesday, October 22, 2019, 12:30pm & 5:00pm (W511)

    Summer Options and Opportunities

    Audience: 1Ls, 2Ls, 1Ls p/t, 2Ls p/t, 3Ls p/t, SCALE I, LL.M. and Feature Event for 1Ls, 1Ls p/t,


    Wednesday, October 23, 2019, 12:30pm & 5:00pm (W311)

    Externship Information Session

    Audience: All students are strongly encouraged to attend, especially those submitting a Summer 2020 externship application.


    Thursday, October 24, 2019, 12:30pm (BW 370)

    Careers in Environmental Law

    Audience: All Current Students

  4. November

    Wednesday, November 20, 2019, 12:30pm (W311)

    Southern California’s Public Interest/Public Sector Career Day (“PICD”) Information Session

    Audience: All Current Students and Feature Event for 1Ls, 1Ls p/t, SCALE I


    Monday, November 25, 2019

    Resume Review Submission for Spring On-Campus Interview Program (“Spring OCI”) Opens

    Audience: All Current Students

  5. December

    Mid-December 2019

    Southern California’s Public Interest/Public Sector Career Day (“PICD”) Bidding/Employer Selection

    Audience: All Current Students and Feature Event for 1Ls, 1Ls p/t, SCALE I

  6. January

    Monday, January 6, 2020 – Sunday, January 26, 2020

    2020 Spring On-Campus Interview Program (“Spring OCI”) Employer Selection/Bidding

    Audience: All Full-time Students, All SCALE Students, 2Ls p/t, 3Ls p/t, 4Ls p/t, LL.M.


    Wednesday, January 8, 2020 5:00pm (W311, W511, or W611)

    Spring 2020 Externship Orientation

    Audience: All Students Participating in a Spring 2020 Externship


    Sunday, January 12, 2020, 11:00am – 2:00pm (W311)

    Cover Letter Boot Camp & Writing Samples 101  

    Audience: All Current Students and Feature Event for 1Ls, 1Ls p/t, SCALE I


    Monday, January 13, 2020, 12:30pm & 5:00pm (W311)

    Externship Information Session

    Audience: All Students


    Wednesday, January 15, 2020, 12:30pm (BW Central Hall)

    The 29th Annual Julia Mason Externship Open Forum 

    Audience: All students and Feature Event for 1Ls, SCALE I


    Wednesday, January 29, 2020, 5:00 – 6:00pm (Salle Moderne)

    Judicial Clerks Roundtable/Nuts and Bolts: How to Apply to Judicial Clerkships

    Wednesday, January 29, 2020, 6:00 – 8:00pm (BW2 – Louis/La Directoire)

    Judges Reception


    Thursday, January 30, 2020, 12:30pm (W311)

    Interviewing Workshop for Southern California’s Public Interest/Public Sector Career Day (“PICD”)

    Audience: All Current Students

  7. February

    Saturday, February 8, 2020, All Day (UCLA)

    Southern California’s Public Interest & Public Sector Career Day (“PICD”)       

    Audience: All Current Students and Feature Event for 1Ls, 1Ls p/t, SCALE I


     Monday, February 10 – Friday, February 21, 2020 (Daily – Career Services Office)

    Spring On-Campus Interview Program (“Spring OCI”)

    Audience: All Full-time Students, All SCALE Students, 2Ls p/t, 3Ls p/t, 4Ls p/t, LL.M.

  8. March

    Tuesday, March, 17, 2019, 12:30pm (W223)

    American Board of Trial Advocates (“ABOTA”) Information Session

    Audience: 3Ls, 4Ls p/t, SCALE II


    Wednesday, March 18, 2020, 12:30pm (W311)

    Los Angeles Incubator Consortium Program Information Session

    Audience:  All Current Students and Feature Event for Graduating Students


    Tuesday, March 24, 2020, 12:30pm & 5:00pm (W511)

    2020 Fall On-Campus Interview Program (“Fall OCI”) Orientation     

    Audience: Rising 2Ls, 3Ls, 3Ls p/t, 4Ls p/t, SCALE II, LL.M.

  9. April

    Wednesday, April 15, 2020, 12:30pm & 5:00pm (W311)

    Early Summer 2020 Externship Orientation

    Audience: All Students Participating in a Summer 2020 Externship

  10. May

    Wednesday, May 27, 2020, 5:00pm (W311)

    Summer 2020 Externship Orientation

    Audience: All Students Participating in a Summer 2020 Externship

  11. June

    Refer to your class level career planning timeline and the CSO web calendar for events and programs.

  12. July

    Wednesday, July 1, 2020 – Wednesday, July 15, 2020

    2020 Fall On-Campus Interview Program (“Fall OCI”) Employer Selection/Bidding

    Direct Application to Large Law Firm 2L Summer Associate Positions

    Audience: Rising 2Ls, 3Ls, 3Ls p/t, 4Ls p/t, SCALE II, LL.M.