What is Handshake and why should I claim my account?

Handshake is a career services platform where all Illinois students can connect with employers and find job opportunities.

As a user, you can:

  • Schedule career advising appointments with Economics Career Services
  • Upload your resume
  • Search the online job board with job and internship postings
  • View information and announcements about company presentations and recruiting events
  • Find information about career-related workshops and events

How do I claim my student Handshake account?

  1. Click below to log in with your NetID and password.
  2. Fill out your profile.

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