Host On-Campus Interviews

Employer Guide to On-Campus Interview Schedules:


At SF State, our diversity is our strength. To meet hiring needs, many employers appreciate SF State for its high quality students representing a multicultural and diverse background that reflects the San Francisco Bay Area and the face of the nation. 

The On-Campus Interview Program (OCI) at gives employers the opportunity to interview SF State students and recent graduates in our interview rooms for internship or full-time positions. Campus interviews are available to current SF State students of all degrees and majors. 

Prior to submitting a schedule request please review our Policies & Guidelines. Questions? Contact


Frequently Asked Questions About OCI:

Schedule Start: Monday, January 2, 2023

*The start of when interviews requests are allowed to be created.


Schedule End: Friday, April 14, 2023

*The end of when the interview requests are allowed to be created. 


Season Start:  Monday, February 6, 2023

*The start of when on-campus interviews are allowed to happen.


Season End: Friday, May 12, 2023

*The end of when on-campus interviews are allowed to happen.

From your Handshake dashboard, click on "Request an Interview" to get started. Send an email stating your request to You must have a Handshake account AND be an approved employer part of SF State's Handshake network to request a schedule. 

We recommend that you allocate a minimum 4 weeks to begin this process to give enough time to complete logistics and prepare for the interview date. Note: Only approved employers can request On-Campus Interviews.

One week prior to the interview date, you will receive an email containing directions and parking logistics. Please read thoroughly and forward the email to all interviewers coming to campus. If your request has not been approved in 3-5 business days, please call our office at (415) 338-1761.

Please check back for more information at a later time. OR Career & Leadership Development offers 2 interview rooms and an open meeting space for reservation free of charge.  

After completing On-Campus Interviews, please report a hire via Handshake or fill out this form (Report a Hire).