Thank you for visiting the Students section of the Career Office website. This section is currently under construction. The revamped Student section will include the following resources:
Resources and information regarding the Early Interview Program and Fall/Spring Semester OCI.
CREATE Application Materials
This is where you will find the guide to crafting a legal resume, tips for drafting compelling cover letters, and information about other types of job search correspondence.
PREPARE For Your Interview
This section contains resources for preparing for interviews, including a list of common interview questions, and tips on how to handle the toughest interview questions.
ACCESS Hastings Careers Online
Access and learn more about HastingsCareersOnline, or "HCO".
EXPLORE Career Options
An overview of practice areas with resources and suggestions for learning more about them. This is a great place to look if you're still figuring out what kind of law you want to practice, if you want to learn more about a particular field, and if you're wondering how to further develop your expertise in a given practice area while here at UC Hastings.
SEARCH and APPLY For Jobs
Know what practice areas interest you? Have your resume drafted? Sounds like you're ready to seek out and apply for jobs! Start here.
BUILD Your Professional Network
You know that a successful job search involves developing your professional network, but you may not know exactly how to start doing that. Start here!
A 1L-specific, month by month guide to your professional development while in law school.
A 2L-specific, month by month guide to your professional development while in law school.
A 3L-specific, month by month guide to your professional development while in law school.
For LLMs + MSLs
Resources for students in our LLM and MSL programs.
Information about requesting access to other law schools' databases and resources. Reciprocity is a valuable tool for those conducting out-of-area job searches.
Alumni Mentor Program
The Alumni Mentor Program is an invaluable network of UC Hastings alumni worldwide, in nearly every practice area and setting.
Bay Area Legal Incubator (BALI)
Are you entrepreneurial? Interested in social justice? Both? Learn more about BALI here.
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