Handshake

Our Online Career Management System

As an Edgewood College student, you have a Handshake profile created for you! All you need to do is login and claim it. With Handshake, you can:


Schedule an Appointment

Student Success Advisors or Career Development staff members will be able to help current students with a variety of inquiries.

  • Click on Career Center then Appointments to schedule a meeting.

Check out this video to see how to schedule an appointment.

Upload Resumes and Cover Letters

Get professional feedback from our Student Success Advisors on your resumes and cover letters so you can make them as effective as possible.

Check out this video to see how to upload a document in Handshake

Access the Career Development Resource Library

Current students can browse through the Resource Library on Handshake for help on everything from major exploration and resume guides to LinkedIn profiles and interview preparation.

Check out this video to learn more about the Resource Library.

See Upcoming Events

Whether it's a virtual fair or an in-person event, you'll find them all on Handshake!

Check out this video on how to find and register for events.

Get Recruited

Complete all the details on your profile to stand out to employers! Be sure to also update your Interests section, including:

  1. Job Type: whether you’re looking for an internship, part-time job, or full-time job
  2. Location: the cities where you’d like to work
  3. Job Role: jobs you would like to explore, like marketing associate or software engineer

Students who fill out these fields in Handshake are 2.5x more likely to see and apply for relevant opportunities and 80% of students who fill out these fields get messaged by a recruiter.

Check out this video for more information about your Handshake profile.