OCS Summer Drop-in Hours

Drop-in appointments may be conducted in person or by phone. You may call the front desk at (212) 998-6090 beginning at 9:30 a.m. to reserve a spot for that day’s drops. JD: Monday – Friday: 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. LLM: […]

2019 Loyola Patent Law Interview Program – Interview Cancellation Period Ends on Sunday, July 21 (Rising 2Ls, 3Ls)

Loyola University Chicago School of Law is hosting the 2019 Patent Law Interview Program on Thursday, July 25 and Friday, July 26 in downtown Chicago, Illinois. Please direct any questions about the program to the Patent Program Liaison in our […]

2019 City Bar Summer Series: Careers in Compliance

We are pleased to announce the 2019 City Bar Summer Series. Each program will consist of a one-hour panel presentation, followed by small group discussions led by our panelists and other attorneys, giving you the unique opportunity to ask questions […]

IMPORTANT: Summer Employer Evaluation – Completion Required to View EIW Schedule (2Ls, 3Ls)

Each year OCS gathers statistical information on your summer job search and compiles this information for use by next year’s class. Those of you who used prior years’ employer evaluations or who may have benefited from the counseling advice derived […]

EIW Schedule/Employer Updates (2Ls, 3Ls)

Please note the following EIW 2019 schedule/employer updates, which are also noted on the CSM Homepage. *NOTE: These employer changes were made after bidding closed on June 27, 2019.   Rising 2L Schedule/Employer Changes:   NY Schedule Additions/Changes: Sidley Austin […]

EIW: Changing the Resume Attached to Your EIW Bids on CSM (2Ls, 3Ls)

Employers are now able to view the resumes of those students on their interview schedules as well as the resumes of those students who opted in to their waitlist. Below are instructions on how to change your resume on CSM […]

EIW Cancellation and Wait-List Opt-in Deadlines – Sunday, July 28 at 11:59 p.m. (2Ls, 3Ls

Sunday, July 28 at 11:59 p.m. EST is the deadline cancel EIW interviews and to “opt-in” to confirm your waitlist status. Affirming your waitlist status with an employer signifies that you must accept an interview with that employer if one […]

July 16 – 25: Walk for Work with Associate Dean Irene Dorzback

July 16 through July 25, 7:00 – 8:00am; Washington Square Park Associate Dean Dorzback will be available to students on an individual basis by advance sign-up to discuss job search related issues during a walk around Washington Square Park. You […]

Save the Date: Early Interview Week (EIW) 2019 – Both Private Sector and Public Sector Employers Are Confirmed (Rising 2Ls, Rising 3Ls)

This year, Early Interview Week (EIW) will be held on August 5-7 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Times Square. This is our largest interview program for rising 2Ls and 3L JD students seeking a summer or permanent job, primarily […]

Preparing for EIW Research: Subscribe to Legal Publications (Rising 2Ls, Rising 3Ls)

To stay abreast of legal news and help you develop your practice area knowledge and subsequently inform your EIW firm selection, visit at  Newsletters are current and may be delivered right to your email inbox.

July 30: OCS Interview Skills Workshop (Rising 2L)

Interview Skills Workshop (2Ls) Tuesday, July 30, 6:30 to 7:30pm; Room 216, Furman Hall OCS counselors talk about overall interview tips, building an interviewing agenda and responding to difficult questions. This event is mandatory for students who plan to participate […]

EIW Webinars – Now Available (Rising 2Ls)

The OCS has posted webinars to provide discussions of specific EIW preparation concerns. The following webinars can be found at, under JD Programs in the Webinars subheading: Using Symplicity and Useful Tips EIW Bid List Prep: Where Do I […]

City Bar Student Ambassador Program

The student ambassador position at the New York City Bar Association provides an opportunity for law students to take a leadership role within the Association. This is an excellent position for any law student ready to jump-start his/her career and […]


We want you to read each week’s OCS Docket entries and we want to reward you for staying informed. Read carefully and you will frequently find a prize buried amidst the OCS content.  If you find the prize and want […]