Man and woman having coffee and looking at cell phone with Handshake Logo

This fall, Career Services has replaced Career Buffs with Handshake—a modern career network for college students. The new system is not only easy to use but allows users to customize every step of a career development journey.

From searching jobs and internships to making an appointment with a career advisor, Handshake is your one-stop-shop for all things career. Take a look below at some of Handshake's top features.

Looks like Facebook, operates like LinkedIn.

Customizing your profile on Handshake is simple. You can upload your resume, work samples, transcripts and other coursework documents that you want employers to see. Follow your favorite companies to receive notifications for jobs, events and other updates.

Customize your job and internship search.

You’ll have a single feed that displays personalized recommendations of jobs, internships, content, and events. By customizing your preferences in your profile, only content that you’d like to see will be there when you log in. 

More than 200,000 employers looking to hire Buffs.

You read that right. More than 200,000 employers use Handshake to find students for a variety of different jobs and internships, from small, local businesses to national and international organizations.

Get the details for career fairs, on-campus events.

You can access a calendar of career fairs, networking nights and other employer-related events across campus. Favorite the event to get updates and access the full list of employers who will be attending campus events.

Go mobile.

If you’re a student who’s always on-the-go, download the Handshake mobile app to receive alerts when job opportunities are posted. Then quickly apply with the touch of a button (available only on iPhone).

So, what are you waiting for? Get a jumpstart on your career and log in to Handshake today.