Published: April 25, 2018 By
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Summer is right around the corner. Don’t have a job lined up yet? Career Services can help. Make the most of your summer employment by finding a job or internship that is right for you—pairing your summer work experience with your degree can help you in the long run, too.

Tips for using Handshake

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 at some of Handshake's top features, then get your summer job search started by logging in to Handshake today.

Get started with your search today:

  • Check out Handshake for summer jobs and internships.
  • Not finding anything in Handshake? Book an appointment with a career advisor. You can use your Handshake account to do this, or call 303-492-6541.
  • If you're staying in Boulder or taking summer classes, check the Student Employment site for summer jobs on and off campus.
  • Stay humble. Many students wonder if their time working service industry jobs should go on their résumé. The answer is yes! You can learn many valuable professional skills working in restaurants, retail and more.
  • Network. Where are your friends, family and mentors working? The number one way people find jobs is through their network. Lean on your connections to find summer opportunities.