Handshake Basics

Handshake is the all-inclusive career management platform where UT Austin students and alumni can connect with local, national and global employers offering career-oriented opportunities and internships, as well as campus employment, work-study and part-time jobs. All UT Austin undergraduate and graduate students have a Handshake account. Activate your account by logging in with your UT EID and password.

More than 500,000 companies are hiring on Handshake.  With Handshake you can:

  • Find the latest jobs from employers hiring at UT.
  • Receive event invites and new jobs directly from recruiters.
  • See personalized job and career recommendations.

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Handshake How To

Handshake offers a robust library of tutorials, videos and other content to facilitate your internship or career search. For specific content, visit the Handshake Help Center. Here are a few key articles to get you started: