Office of Career & Professional Development
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Your law school experience will include professional development, building career skills, and gaining work experience—your Career Office is here to help!
→ On 10/15/16, log into your online career development system, HastingsCareersOnline (HCO), and be sure to enter your practice area preferences (if you know them already!). The Career Office will send you notices specifically tailored to these preferences.
→ Review the Career Map with this 1L Timeline. These two documents will help you understand your career-planning options and priorities during your years at UC Hastings.
→ Explore HCO and learn about the resources we offer, programs we coordinate, and more!
→ Start thinking about practice areas to explore by reading the Practice Area Pathways document on the Career Office website and reading the book Official Guide to Legal Specialties (available in the Career Office.)