2017 On-Campus Interview Season-Important Dates!

On-Campus Interviewing (OCI) is the program through which some law firms, corporations, and public sector employers hire summer associates, externs and, not as commonly, first year associates.  It is a competitive process and a busy time of the year.  If you are interested in participating, please note these important dates:

April-June:   Schedule appointment with CDO to review/prepare application materials

June 5:         OCI Online Application Process BEGINS!  Online application site will be accessible for students to upload application materials.

June 13:       Denver Area Legal Recruiters Association (DALRA) OCI Panel/Resume Review at Sherman & Howard, 633 17th St #3000, Denver, CO 80202 from 5:30 pm-7:00 pm. Recruiters from Denver Area law firms will host a panel from 5:30 pm-6:00pm to provide tips and advice on preparing OCI materials.  From 6:00 pm-7:00 pm the recruiters will meet one-on-one with students to review their resumes.  Limited space is available, and advance registration for resume review is required.  Details to follow!

July 18:         OCI Online Application Process ENDS!  DEADLINE to apply to 2017 OCI employers is 11:59 pm on July 18NO EXCEPTIONS will be granted.  If any additional employers are added to the schedule after this date, individual application deadlines will be set.

July 25:         EMPLOYER EXPO, 5 – 6:30 pm, Forum: Come meet the OCI employers! Every year after the Expo, various employers make requests for us to add someone to their interview list who impressed them! INTERVIEW ATTIRE REQUIRED!!

July 26:         MOCK INTERVIEW DAY – practice interviewing with a volunteer attorney to prepare for OCI. INTERVIEW ATTIRE REQUIRED!!

July 27:         Students notified of interview selections beginning at 12:00 p.m. (check status in Symplicity).

August 1:      On-Campus Interviews Begin (and continue through October).



By Felicia Ho
Felicia Ho Career Consultant Felicia Ho