Office of Career Services

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Reminder on Law Firm Reception Etiquette

February 11, 2016

A reminder on law firm reception etiquette.

OCS Closed Monday, February 15

February 11, 2016

The Office of Career Services will be closed Monday, February 15 in observance of the President’s Day holiday.

HLS Bar Exam Information Session

February 11, 2016

Hear and overview of the Bar Exam process from application through character & fitness. February 17 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm, Pound Hall 102.

The 1L Summer Job Search

As you consider summer employment as a 1L, here are some resources to assist you with your private sector job search.

Keep in mind that the majority of 1Ls do public interest work during their first summer. You also may want to consider public sector work opportunities, especially if you plan on working in the private sector during your 2L summer. Working in the public sector will provide you with an important career data point and experience and will not impact your marketability with private sector employers for your 2L summer.

The 2L/3L Job Search

If you are still looking for private sector summer employment as a 2L or post-graduate employment as a 3L, there are still opportunities out there for you. Start by making an appointment with an OCS advisor and reviewing this step-by-step guide:

5 Steps to Finding a Job After EIP