Register for On-Campus Recruiting

The On-Campus Recruiting (OCR) Program allows organizations to interview students from all majors during the fall and spring semesters for full-time salaried and paid internship opportunities at the Career Center. This program is free of charge for employers.

Spring 2020 OCR Dates

  • January 21 – April 10, 2020
  • Registration Begins: October 30, 2019

Fall 2020 OCR Dates

  • September 9, 2020 – November 20, 2020
  • Registration Begins: June 3, 2020
  • Career Center Partner Priority Registration Begins: May 20, 2020

Spring 2021 OCR Dates

  • January 20 – April 16, 2021
  • Registration Begins: October 28, 2020

To request an interview schedule, log into connectSC and click on the OCR tab, or call the Career Center at (213) 740-9105.

OCR Set-Up Instructions

If recruiting for MBA students only, contact the Marshall Graduate Career Services Center at 213-740-0156.

If recruiting for Engineering students only, contact Viterbi Career Connections at 213-740-9677.

Office Hours and Location

Monday – Friday, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm*
* Open at 8:00 am during January 21 – April 10, 2020 and September 9 – November 20, 2020

USC Career Center

3601 Trousdale Parkway, STU B1
Los Angeles, CA 90089-4897

All interviews and meetings must conclude by 5:00 pm.  A fee will be assessed for any additional time after 5:00 pm. To discuss this fee, contact the Career Center.

No Greeter Policy

Due to space limitations and to ensure that all students and employers have a successful recruiting experience, we have a no greeter policy.

Job Offer Policy

Organizations are responsible for all representations and offers made to students by their recruiters. When making an employment offer, students should be notified in writing, including salary, location, benefits, and starting date.

For more information about these and other recruiting policies, review our Recruiting Policies & Guidelines.

How to Recruit USC International Students

USC is home to over 11,000 talented and motivated international students from countries across the globe. These students bring a unique blend of education and experience to contribute to the ever-increasing importance of global competency and diversity in the workplace. For organizations that are interested in hiring international students for full-time or internship positions in the U.S., visit the Office of International Services (OIS) to learn more about the process for hiring international students during their studies and after graduation.

For information on the types of employment available to our international students, refer to the links below.

Curricular Practical Training (CPT) – F-1 Students
Optional Practical Training (OPT) – F-1 Students
OPT STEM Extension – F-1 Students
Off-Campus Employment – J-1 Students

International Organizations Recruiting USC Students

For international organizations interested in participating in On-Campus Recruiting (OCR) to fill full-time salaried or paid internship positions, the USC Career Center can provide a letter of support for a B-1 Visa. The letter will be addressed to the individuals interested in coming to the USC campus. It is the responsibility of the B-1 Visa applicant to adhere to all guidelines set by the U.S. Department of State and complete all necessary application materials. For more information on rules and regulations regarding B-1 travel visas, refer to Contact the Employer Relations and Research team at (213) 740-9105 for any additional questions about the B-1 Visa letter of support.

Additional Recruiting Opportunities

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