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On-Campus Recruitment and Interviews

On-campus interviewing is a core component of the operations and mission of the Office of Career Services. These interbiews helps to connect the best and brightest students and alumni of Howard University.

  • All on-campus interviewing is scheduled through https://howard.joinhandshake.com
  • On-Campus Interviews for new employers should be preceded with a table or information session to garner interest and candidates.
  • Recruitment activities should take place during the same semester as interviews in order to fully leverage student interest.
  • Students are recommended but not required to RSVP for recruitment events.

On-Campus Interviews - Model Options

Please note the following before you submit your request to interview on campus.

Room Reservation Only: Allows you to contact students and schedule interviews yourself. Room only reservations used for the first round of interviews should follow the same guidelines as OCR.

Pre-select: Only invited students will be allowed to schedule interviews.

Pre-select to Alternate: This model allows for both invited and alternates to schedule interviews.

Pre-select to Alternate to Open: Initially “invited” and “alternate” students select timeslots. Then, any qualified students are allowed to sign up for the remaining times on the schedule.

Resume Collect: Allows you to collect resumes using OCR without coming to campus to interview.

Location: Select the Office of Career Services or other location to conduct your interviews

Request On-Campus Interview Dates

Request your on-campus interview dates by completing the following steps:

  1. Go to 
  2. Log into your Handshake account
  3. Click on the “On-Campus Recruiting (OCR)” tab
  4. Click on the “Request a Schedule” tab
  5. Complete the form and click “submit”. 

Hours of Operations
8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
Monday - Friday

Office of Career Services
C.B. Powell Building, Suite 212  
525 Bryant Street, NW
Washington, DC. 20059

Phone 
202-806-7513

Fax
202-462-4267

careerservices@howard.edu