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Mailing Address, Telephone, Email

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

Telephone: 212-636-6926 (Main Office), 212-636-7602 (Resource Library)
Facsimile: 212-636-7852
Email: careers@law.fordham.edu

CPC Main Office Hours

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE CAREER PLANNING CENTER IS OPERATING REMOTELY DUE TO COVID 19. JD STUDENTS: IF YOU NEED TO CONTACT OUR OFFICE OR WOULD LIKE A COUNSELING APPOINTMENT, PLEASE EMAIL CAREERS@FORDHAM.EDU.

HOURS

Monday - Thursday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.*

Friday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.**

*On Wednesdays during the Fall and Spring Semesters when classes are in session, hours will extend until 6:30 p.m. for Evening Students.
 

Drop-In Hours

PLEASE NOTE THAT EVEN THOUGH THE CAREER PLANNING CENTER IS OPERATING REMOTELY BECAUSE OF COVID 19, OUR COUNSELOR ARE AVAIIABLE TO HELP OUR JD STUDENTS AND ALUMNI.

WHILE DROP IN HOURS HAVE BEEN SUSPENDED BECAUSE OF THE PANDEMIC, ANY JD STUDENT WHO WOULD LIKE TO SPEAK WITH A COUNSELOR MAY EMAIL CAREERS@FORDHAM.EDU

Resource Library Hours

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE CAREER PLANNING CENTER IS OPERATING REMOTELY DUE TO COVID 19.  AS A RESULT, THE RESOURCE LIBRARY IS CLOSED.  IF YOU NEED ASSISTANCE, PLEASE EMAIL CAREEER@FORDHAM.EDU.  WE ARE STILL HERE TO HELP YOU.


 

 

Academic Year 2020-2021

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE CAREER PLANNING CENTER IS OPERATING REMOTELY DUE TO COVID 19.  JD STUDENTS NEEDING ASSISTANCE MAY EMAIL CAREERS@FORDHAM.EDU.

During the Academic Year the CPC is open Monday through Thursday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Hours extend to 6:30 p.m. on Wednesdays during the Fall and Spring Semesters. 

Fordham Law School and CPC are closed on the following dates:

Martin Luther King Jr., Presidents Day, Easter Recess, Memorial Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Thanksgiving Recess, and Winter Recess. During Summer 2020, Fordham Law School and the Career Planning Center is closed on the following Fridays: July 3, July 10, July 17, July 24, July 31, and August 7.

 

Mission Statement

The mission of the Career Planning Center is to empower and support the JD students and JD alumni of Fordham Law in their career-related endeavors. The CPC fulfills its mission by providing effective guidance and counseling to JD students and JD alumni so that they may engage in meaningful job searches, develop as professionals, and make informed career-related choices leading to long-term career satisfaction. To accomplish these goals, members of the career planning staff begin their relationship with JD students in mid-October of the first year and are available to them throughout their careers.

Core Values

Confidentiality

The CPC abides by the strictest level of confidentiality in all of its interactions with students and other members of the community.

Excellence

A commitment to providing exceptional service in a welcoming, respectful environment. We strive for continuous improvement in our performance, measuring results carefully, and ensuring that integrity and respect for people are never compromised.

Integrity

We demand of ourselves and others the highest ethical standards, and our services and programs will be of the highest quality.

Respect

We recognize that the students are the cornerstone of the Fordham Law School Community and expect that all members of the CPC will treat students and other members of the community with respect and dignity. The CPC respects the uniqueness and diversity of each individual student.

Customer Focus

The students are our customers. We are deeply committed to meeting the needs of our customers, and we constantly focus on customer satisfaction.

Professionalism

All students, alumni, administration, faculty and employers are treated with the utmost professionalism in all interactions with the CPC. We are the professional face of the Law School and strive to produce a product that meets that standard.

Teamwork

We know that success means we must work together. The CPC pursues a productive work environment through open communication, mutual respect, consideration and teamwork.