2014 Fall OCI Program: Key Dates

J.D. Classes of 2016/17:*

The Summer 2015 Job Search and 2014 Fall On-Campus Recruiting Program Orientation

Date:  April 9, 2014 (Wednesday) 
 Time:

 Orientation: 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
 Live Symplicity Walkthrough: 6:00 PM - 6:20 PM
 Career Social: 6:20 PM - 7:30 PM

 Location:  McNally Amphitheatre

Please register to attend in the Events section of Symplicity

J.D. Class of 2015:*

The Post-Graduate Job Search and 2014 Fall On-Campus Recruiting Program Orientation

 Date:  April 8, 2014 (Tuesday)
 Time:  12:40 PM - 1:45 PM
 Location:  Room 203

Please register to attend in the Events section of Symplicity

*The 2014 Fall On-Campus Recruiting Program is open to the following categories of students:

  • Students who will complete the first-year day program in May 2014 and who will be enrolled as second-year day students in the Fall 2014 semester;
  • Students who will complete the first-year evening program in May 2014 and who will be enrolled as either second-year evening students or second-year day students in the Fall 2014 semester;
  • Students who will complete the second-year day program in May 2014 and who will be enrolled as third-year day students in the Fall 2014 semester;
  • Students who will complete the second-year evening program in May 2014 and who will be enrolled as third-year evening students in the Fall 2014 semester;
  • Students who will complete the third-year evening program in May 2014 and who will be enrolled as fourth-year evening students in the Fall 2014 semester.

Note:

  • Students who will be entering the first-year day program or the first-year evening program in Fall 2014 are not eligible to participate in the 2014 Fall OCI Program.
  • Students who will graduate from the law school in May 2014 or September 2014 are not eligible to participate in the 2014 Fall OCI Program.
  • Alumni are not eligible to participate in the 2014 Fall OCI Program.

Note for J.D. students who will be studying away from Fordham Law School (including FLS-sponsored "Study Abroad" programs):

Students who are studying away from Fordham Law School are ineligible to bid or otherwise participate in Fall Weeks 1-8 and/or Spring OCI, including but not limited to:

  • Fordham Law students who will spend the Fall or Spring semester, or the entire academic year, as Visiting Students at other law schools are ineligible to participate Fall Weeks 1-8 and/or Spring OCI during the semester(s) they are visiting at another law school; and
  • Fordham Law students who will studying abroad as part of FLS-sponsored Semester Abroad or Academic-Year Abroad Programs are ineligible to participate in Fall Weeks 1-8 and/or Spring OCI during the semester(s) they are studying abroad.

However, those students can access the Continuously Updated Excel Spreadsheet of Participating Employers and therefore will be able to apply directly to employers listed therein.

Early Interview Week ("EIW") and Resume Advance ("RA")
     (Note: All times listed are Eastern Time)

Session Bidding Opens  Bidding Ends Schedules Released
(Anticipated)
Interview Dates
EIW M. June 2 at 10:00 AM M. July 14 at 1:00 PM F. Aug. 8 at 1:00 PM Aug. 13-20*
RA M. June 2 at 10:00 AM T. July 15 at 1:00 PM F. Aug. 8 at 1:00 PM Aug. 13-20*

*No interviews are conducted on Saturday and Sunday

Fall Weeks ("FW") 1-8
     (Note: All times listed are Eastern Time)

FW Bidding
Opens
Bidding Ends Schedules Released
(Anticipated)
Interview Dates

1

M. Aug. 11 at 10:00 AM F. Aug. 15 at 1:00 PM M. Aug. 25 at 1:00 PM Sept. 3-5, 2014

2

M. Aug. 11 at 10:00 AM F. Aug. 22 at 1:00 PM T. Sept. 2 at 1:00 PM Sept. 8-12, 2014

3

M. Aug. 18 at 10:00 AM F. Aug. 29 at 1:00 PM M. Sept. 8 at 1:00 PM Sept. 15-19, 2014*

4

M. Aug. 18 at 10:00 AM F. Sept. 5 at 1:00 PM M. Sept. 15 at 1:00 PM Sept. 22-24, 2014*

5

T. Sept. 2 at 10:00 AM F. Sept. 12 at 1:00 PM M. Sept. 22 at 1:00 PM Sept. 29 - Oct. 3, 2014

6

T. Sept. 2 at 10:00 AM F. Sept. 19 at 1:00 PM M. Sept. 29 at 1:00 PM Oct. 6-10, 2014

7

T. Sept. 2 at 10:00 AM M. Sept. 29 at 1:00 PM M. Oct. 6 at 1:00 PM Oct. 14-17, 2014*

8

T. Sept. 2 at 10:00 AM F. Oct. 3 at 1:00 PM T. Oct. 14 at 1:00 PM Oct. 20-24, 2014

*No interviews are conducted on September 18 (Dedication of new Law School Building), September 25 and 26 (Rosh Hashanah), or October 13 (Columbus Day).

Resume Collect Sessions (Sept. 12, 2014 and October 10, 2014)
     (Note: All times listed are Eastern Time)

Resume Collect
Session
Bidding Opens Bidding Ends
Sept. 12 W. July 16 F. Sept. 12, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Oct. 10 W. July 16 F. Oct. 10, 2014 at 1:00 PM

CPC Programs and Activities

Program Signup Opens Date(s)
Preference Counseling An email will be sent in mid-May regarding the signup procedure June 23-26, June 30- July 2, July 7-10
Mock Interview Program An email will be sent in mid-June regarding the signup procedure

Wednesday, July 16 and Wednesday, July 23

If you have any questions or if we can be of assistance, please feel free to contact us at:

Career Planning Center
Fordham University - School of Law
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Suite 07, 140 West 62nd St., New York, NY  10023
Phone: 212-636-6926, Fax: 212-636-7852
Email: careers@law.fordham.edu