OCI Employer FAQsIn addition to these FAQs, there are many resources in the Handshake Help Center to assist you with your OCI schedules.
The application period opens 60 days before the interview date and closes 17 days before the interview date (includes weekends). If you wish to change the deadline to align with other campus activities, e.g. your information session or a career fair, contact Employer Relations at 510-642-0464 or by email.
Yes. If they are current UC Berkeley students or alumni of up to five years, they have access to Handshake. If the application deadline has passed, you can search for their names in the Handshake database and apply them to the job and then change their status to primary or alternate. Read this article for step-by-step instructions. Many employers meet students at career fairs, information sessions or other campus events.
You'll find directions to the Career Center and parking information in the Travel to Berkeley section of our web site. We are unable to provide free, secured parking. You must use City of Berkeley public parking lots.
Interviews occur at the Career Center, 2440 Bancroft Way, 2nd Floor, in Berkeley (between Dana Street and Telegraph Avenue across from Sproul Plaza and the MLK Jr. Student Union). Check in on the 2nd floor in Room 200 no earlier than 9:00am.
Ship materials to be distributed on the interview day to:
Attn: Employer Relations
University of California, Berkeley
2440 Bancroft Way, 2nd Floor, Suite 204
Berkeley, CA 94720-4350
Write your company name, interview date, and "Hold for Interviewers" on all boxes. There are other businesses at this address, so it's crucial that you list the name and Suite #.
Let us know ASAP by emailing any changes to firstname.lastname@example.org. You will not be able to update Handshake after the student sign-up deadline.
Call the Recruiting Receptionist on the interview day at 510-642-6379. If the line is busy, call Employer Relations at 510-642-0464.
No, but we do provide coffee, water, and light snacks. Refer to the Lunch Options section of our Travel to Berkeley website for local eateries.