The Career Center partners with industry leaders to host specialized recruitment events and programming throughout the year. These events are designed to connect professionals to our student and alumni community. The Career Center Internship and Employer Relations team is here to assist you in every aspect of the recruitment experience. The Career Center staff work collaboratively to engage employers in identifying and strategizing recruitment techniques within the CSUSB community by increasing hiring opportunities for Partners. 


CSUSB reflects the dynamic diversity of the region and has the most diverse student population of any university in the Inland Empire. It also has the second highest African American and Hispanic enrollments of all public universities in California. Seventy percent of those who graduate are the first in their families to do so.

CSUSB enhances the talent and capability of our graduates by assuring that they are prepared for and excel in a dynamic and diverse workforce. CSUSB alumni are seen throughout local and national employers including nonprofits, State/Government, and fortune 500 companies.

The Career Center works in partnership with employers, academic departments and our five colleges to align programming and recruitment activities to best serve all stakeholders.

The Career Center invites industry leaders to recruit at CSUSB through an expansive menu of program offerings such as on-campus Interviews and specialized recruitment events throughout the year. The Career Center encourages students and alumni who are seeking employment, internships and graduate school opportunities to utilize these opportunities to gain employment and develop professional networks.

Recruitment Season

The CSUSB Recruitment Season allows employers and organizations access to engage with the community at various times throughout the academic year. The Career Center offers the following recruitment seasons which align with academic and industry needs.

On-Campus Interviews (OCI) recruitment seasons: 

  • Fall quarter (October 31- November 17) 
  • Winter quarter (February 13-March 1) 
  • Spring (May 8-May 24)
  • Summer available upon request

On-Campus Interviews

On-Campus Interviews (OCI) is a formalized recruitment program that is provided throughout the year. The Career Center provides the interview facilities, advertises your job listings and assists you in setting up a schedule of interviews according to your needs. 

The OCI program provides employers and students a 1:1 experience to fill hiring needs. Employers must be hiring for a full-time or paid internship opportunity to qualify. The On-Campus Interviews allow our industry partners to post hiring needs via CSUSB Handshake and conduct interviews on site with preselected candidates during a scheduled visits. OCI is a wonderful opportunity for partners to build a presence and reputation at CSUSB.  OCI visits are hosted by Career Center staff and encompass campus tours, lunch and personalized briefing from the Career Center staff to better support the hiring process.


  • Employers may only recruit on campus for existing job vacancies or those which will exist by the time a candidate is available for employment with your organization.
  • Campus interviews must be directly scheduled and conducted by the organization's employees (not third party).
  • Employers must adhere to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) guidelines

CSUSB reserves the right to exercise its discretion to determine which employers may participate or to withdraw an offer to participate at any time.


CSUSB prides itself on providing its students with experiential learning opportunities that advance students towards their academic goals. Companies/organizations and CSUSB students enjoy a mutually beneficial relationship through internship opportunities. Students gain important real-world experience, and companies and organizations enjoy developing and mentoring young professionals. For more information on providing internships to CSUSB students, please call 909-537-5250 or visit our Internships & Jobs page.

Employer Policies

Before recruiting on campus please familizarie yourself with the PDFs below which outline all of the CSUSB Career Center policies for recruting CSUSB students.