Fall OCI Program

2015 Key Dates

J.D. Classes of 2017/18 Orientation*

The Summer 2016 Job Search and 2015 Fall On-Campus Recruiting Program Orientation

Date

April 15, 2015 (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

Costantino Room, Law School, 2nd Floor

Please register to attend in the Events section of Symplicity.

J.D. Class of 2016 Orientation*

The Post-Graduate Job Search and 2015 Fall On-Campus Recruiting Program Orientation

Date

April 14, 2015 (Tuesday)

Time

12:40 PM - 1:45 PM

Location

Room 2-01A

Please register to attend in the Events section of Symplicity.

Eligibility

*The 2015 Fall On-Campus Recruiting Program is open to the following categories of students:

  • Students who will complete the first-year day program in May 2015 and who will be enrolled as second-year day students in the Fall 2015 semester;
  • Students who will complete the first-year evening program in May 2015 and who will be enrolled as either second-year evening students or second-year day students in the Fall 2015 semester;
  • Students who will complete the second-year day program in May 2015 and who will be enrolled as third-year day students in the Fall 2015 semester;
  • Students who will complete the second-year evening program in May 2015 and who will be enrolled as third-year evening students in the Fall 2015 semester;
  • Students who will complete the third-year evening program in May 2015 and who will be enrolled as fourth-year evening students in the Fall 2015 semester.

Note:

  • Students who will be entering the first-year day program or the first-year evening program in Fall 2015 are not eligible to participate in the 2015 Fall OCI Program.
  • Students who will graduate from the law school in May 2015 or September 2015 are not eligible to participate in the 2015 Fall OCI Program.
  • Alumni are not eligible to participate in the 2015 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)

EIW

Bidding Opens: M. June 1 at 10:00 AM
Bidding Ends: T. July 7 at 1:00 PM
Schedules Released (Anticipated): T. July 28 at 1:00 PM
Interview Dates: Aug. 4-12*

RA

Bidding Opens: M. June 1 at 10:00 AM
Bidding Ends: T. July 7 at 1:00 PM
Schedules Released (Anticipated): T. July 28 at 1:00 PM
Interview Dates: Aug. 4-12*

*No interviews are conducted on Friday, Saturday or Sunday

Fall Weeks ("FW") 1-8

(Note: All times listed are Eastern Time)

Fall Week 1

Bidding Opens: M. Aug. 10 at 10:00 AM
Bidding Ends: F. Aug. 21 at 1:00 PM
Schedules Released (Anticipated): M. Aug. 31 at 1:00 PM
Interview Dates: Sept. 9-11, 2015

Fall Week 2

Bidding Opens: M. Aug. 10 at 10:00 AM
Bidding Ends: F. Aug. 28 at 1:00 PM
Schedules Released (Anticipated): T. Sept. 8 at 1:00 PM
Interview Dates: Sept. 16-18, 2015*

Fall Week 3

Bidding Opens: M. Aug. 24 at 10:00 AM
Bidding Ends: F. Sept. 4 at 1:00 PM
Schedules Released (Anticipated): M. Sept. 14 at 1:00 PM
Interview Dates: Sept. 21-22, 24-25, 2015*

Fall Week 4

Bidding Opens: M. Aug. 24 at 10:00 AM
Bidding Ends: F. Sept. 11 at 1:00 PM
Schedules Released (Anticipated): M. Sept. 21 at 1:00
Interview Dates: PM Sept. 28 - Oct. 2, 2015

Fall Week 5

Bidding Opens: T. Sept. 8 at 10:00 AM
Bidding Ends: F. Sept. 18 at 1:00 PM
Schedules Released (Anticipated): M. Sept. 28 at 1:00 PM
Interview Dates: Oct. 5-9, 2015

Fall Week 6

Bidding Opens: T. Sept. 8 at 10:00 AM
Bidding Ends: F. Sept. 25 at 1:00 PM
Schedules Released (Anticipated): M. Oct. 5 at 1:00 PM
Interview Dates: Oct. 13-16, 2015*

Fall Week 7

Bidding Opens: T. Sept. 8 at 10:00 AM
Bidding Ends: F. Oct. 2 at 1:00 PM
Schedules Released (Anticipated): T. Oct. 13 at 1:00 PM
Interview Dates: Oct. 19-23, 2015

Fall Week 8

Bidding Opens: T. Sept. 8 at 10:00 AM
Bidding Ends: F. Oct. 9 at 1:00 PM
Schedules Released (Anticipated): M. Oct. 19 at 1:00 PM
Interview Dates: Oct. 26-30, 2015

*No interviews are conducted on September 14 and 15 (Rosh Hashanah), September 23 (Yom Kippur), or October 12 (Columbus Day).

Resume Collect Sessions (Sept. 11, 2015 and October 9, 2015)

(Note: All times listed are Eastern Time)

Sept. 11

Bidding Opens: W. July 8
Bidding Ends: F. Sept. 11, 2015 at 1:00 PM

Oct. 9

Bidding Opens: W. July 8
Bidding Ends: F. Oct. 9, 2015 at 1:00 PM

CPC Programs and Activities

Preference Counseling

Signup Opens: An email will be sent in mid-May regarding the signup procedure
Date(s): June 15-18, June 22-25, June 29 - July 1

Mock Interview Program

Signup Opens: An email will be sent in mid-June regarding the signup procedure
Date(s): Wednesday, July 15 and Wednesday, July 22

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

Career Planning Center

Fordham University School of Law
150 West 62nd St., Suite LL-100, New York, NY 10023

Tel: 212-636-6926

Fax: 212-636-7852

Email: careers@law.fordham.edu