Handshake Student Frequently Asked Questions

Please read our Handshake Frequently-Asked-Questions. Thank you!

  • What is Handshake?
  • I get “Error: Application Not Authorized to Use CAS” when trying to login, what do I do?
  • How do I schedule an appointment with a Career Counselor?
  • How do I cancel an appointment?
  • I need quick career advice, do I need to schedule an appointment on Handshake?
  • How do I apply for on-campus interviews?
  • I was selected as an “alternate,” what does that mean?
  • What is an interview swap?
  • My class year is incorrect; how can I change it?
  • My graduation date is incorrect; how can I change it?
  • How do I add my GPA(s) to my profile?
  • How do I make my profile private from employers?
  • How do I make my profile publicly available to employers?
  • I’m being blocked from applying for a job because of my qualifications (major, GPA, school year, etc.). What can I do?
  • How do I upload my transcript? Or a work sample?
  • What is a saved search?
  • I need more help, where should I go?