Mock Interview Week for 2Ls & 3Ls
Hone your interviewing skills and receive feedback prior to Fall OCI by taking advantage of this opportunity to practice with a CSO career counselor. Mock interviews, which will be held at the Law School or via videoconference*, will be 20-minutes in length followed by a 10-minute review. Dress professionally as you would for a real interview on the day of your mock interview.
To prepare for your upcoming interviews, please watch the Preparing for Legal Interviews in Five Steps video (9:01 minutes) or review the Five Steps brochure (PDF) and complete your Interview Preparation Worksheet (Word) in advance of Mock Interview Week.
- Event Date:
- July-August 2019
- Career Services Interview Suite
Note: You will need to upload your resume and Interview Preparation Worksheet (see below) in order to select a mock interview time via Symplicity.
Preparing for Legal Interviews in Five Steps
To help you complete your Interview Preparation Worksheet and prepare you for your interviews, we strongly encourage you to either please watch the Preparing for Legal Interviews in Five Steps video (9:01 minutes) or review the Five Steps brochure (PDF) before completing your Interview Preparation Worksheet (Word).
The following resources will also be useful as you prepare for interviews:
- Interviewing 101 – includes links to the resources mentioned in the Five Steps above
- Applying & Interviewing Handbook
- Mock Screening Interview Videos
- Interviewing and Etiquette Tip Videos
- Ten Ways Law Students Can Be More Persuasive in Interviews
Scheduling is a on a first-come, first-served basis. Please follow these instructions for scheduling a mock interview.
To set up a mock interview outside of Mock Interview Week, contact the CSO at 512- 232-1150 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
*While we are available to conduct video mock interviews, we encourage you to attend in person if possible to best practice for your Fall OCI and off-campus interviews.