Handshake is Edgewood College's online career management system. You can use it to find job and internship opportunities, schedule an appointment with your Student Success Adviser or Career Development staff member, learn about career events, see which employers are hiring, and more.
Student Success Advisors or Career Development staff members will be able to help current students with a variety of inquiries.
Check out this video to see how to schedule an appointment.
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
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.
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.
Complete all the details on your profile to stand out to employers! Be sure to also update your Interests section, including:
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.