College Recruiter, announced winners of its 2015 Hidden Gem Index for the best colleges and universities for employers who want to hire high quality graduates now.
In a recent "social media presence" roundup of career centers across the country, UCSB's Career Services ranked #6.
While not unlawful to request an applicant's SSN, due to identity theft and general privacy concerns, employers generally should not request this information on an employment application form as an employment application is often viewed by individuals who do not have a need to know this information. An employment application should request only information directly related to an applicant’s ability to perform a specific job.
The recruiting schedule follows the nine-month academic quarter calendar, with interviews scheduled from mid-October through November, mid-January through February, and mid-April through May. Employers schedule interviews with the Campus Interview staff several weeks to several months in advance.
Hours: When school is in session, our hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 4:30pm. During the lunch hour, our counseling office are closed, but we do have student and staff employees in the Career Resource Room. We can be reached at (805) 893-4412. Refer to our Contact Page more hours of operation information.
For those hoping to use the internship program as a pre-recruitment tool, winter quarter or late February and early March are good months to get the word out to students about your program. For part-time internship programs that go year round, it’s typically a good idea to promote your listing(s) at least a month before the next quarter begins.