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Employer Services - On-Campus Recruiting (OCR)


The Career Center coordinates on-campus interviews for all undergraduates and most graduate students, except for a few professional programs.  Refer to this page for a list of a recruiting contacts for specialized populations, including MBA and Law.

OCR is a program where representatives from your organization visit the Career Center during the academic semesters to interview students for full-time positions and paid internships, primarily in private industry in the areas of investment banking, finance, accounting, engineering, and high tech.  Our interview space is limited to first round interviews only.  This is a free service.

Fall OCR occurs from mid-September through mid-November and Spring OCR occurs from late January through mid-March. View the Academic & Recruiting calendar for exact dates.

Request OCR Dates via Handshake 

Handshake is a fast and powerful recruiting platform for sourcing UC Berkeley students and alumni.   To request on-campus interview dates:

Current Users: if you already have a Handshake account, simply connect with UC Berkeley and contact our office to gain permission to request interview dates;

New Users: Go to the Handshake log in page to create an account.  Once your account has been approved, then contact our office to gain permission to request interview dates.

Parking & Maps

The Career Center schedules interviews at its office at 2440 Bancroft Way (between Dana Street and Telegraph Avenue across from Eshleman Hall)

Career Center
2440 Bancroft Way, 2nd Floor Room 200 (main reception)
Berkeley, CA  94720-4350

Travel info and Logistics

Hours: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Receptionist in Interviewing Suite: (510) 642-6379

The building opens at 8:00 am during the recruiting season


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