Government Opportunities

There are many ways to locate government jobs across the state and the country including the following:

  • Hundreds of state and federal legal internships and new attorney positions are listed in the Government Honors and Internship Guide in the “Announcements” area of Symplicity.
  • Federal jobs—legal and non-legal—are regularly posted on the USA Jobs website.
  • Federal, state and municipal government offices in San Diego and surrounding areas recruit at USD through the job board and fall and spring recruiting.
  • View a list of district attorney jobs in California, although it is recommended that you also check each district attorney office individually.

Websites listing government jobs across the state and the U.S.:

Additional websites for federal, state and local legal jobs can be found on the career resources web page.


Career and Professional Development
Warren Hall, Room 113
Phone: (619) 260-4529
Fax: (619) 260-6828


Monday-Thursday 8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Evening appointments available upon request.

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