Fall Recruiting Program (OCI) 2015

The Center for Professional and Leadership Development (CPLD) offers many opportunities for employers to connect with UW School of Law students for summer and post-graduate positions. We hope you will consider participating in one or more of the programs below.

On-Campus Interviews

Deadline to Register: Wednesday, May 6, 2015

On-Campus Interviews (OCI) will be held at the law school on the following dates:

  • August 17, 18, 19, 20 & 21
  • October 1 & 2

Resume Collection

Submit requests by Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Employers who are unable to interview on campus are invited to participate in Resume Collection. To be competitive with OCI employers, we suggest an application deadline no later than Friday, July 31, 2015.

Job Announcements

Job announcements for student and attorney positions are accepted at any time during the year. Post available positions online using Symplicity or send an e-mail to .

Video Conference Interviews

Interviews can be arranged using Polycom or Skype for employers who cannot meet with students on campus. To schedule a video conference interview, please send your request to .

Off-Campus Career Fairs

Northwest Minority Job Fair

Sponsored by a consortium of private and public employers committed to promoting diversity in the Seattle legal community, the annual job fair will be hosted by Perkins Coie, date TBD.

We sincerely appreciate your interest in our students, and want to make the recruiting process convenient and effective for you. If you would like additional information about the Fall Recruiting Program, or have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Josie Mitchell, Assistant Director
(206) 616-1367

Marcia Caldwell, Program Coordinator
(206) 543-9097


UW EEO Recruiting Policy

Fall Recruiting Program 2015 (OCI) Important Dates to Remember

Friday, February, 20 – Fall Recruiting Registration for Employers is open on Symplicity.

Wednesday, May, 6 – Registration deadline for employers who wish to participate in the Fall Recruiting Program (OCI). Registration materials and fees must be received in the Center for Professional and Leadership Development by this date.

Tuesday, July 22 – Student application materials released to employers.

Monday, August, 3NOON Deadline for Employers to Submit Pre-Selections On-Line in Symplicity. [Please note early deadline.]

Thursday, August, 6 – Target date for On-Campus Interview Schedules to be published in Symplicity to employers and students.

August 17, 18, 19, 20 & 21 – Interviews held on campus.

October 1 & 2 – Interviews held on campus.

Callback Dates – The University of Washington School of Law does not set formal "callback" or "flyback" weeks. However, employers who conduct interviews in August are encouraged to schedule callback interviews prior to Monday, September, 28, the first day of fall quarter classes at the law school.

Additional Dates – For additional dates that may be of interest, please review the University's Academic Calendar.

Last updated 2/26/2015