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Handshake is the Career Center’s innovative recruitment and career management platform for Temple University students and alumni, and serves as Temple’s go-to resource for jobs, internships, events, and more!  Handshake uses cutting-edge technology to help you more easily connect with employers and source jobs and internships, event information, and On-Campus Recruiting opportunities.

This mobile career management platform intuitively connects you to relevant opportunities based on your profile, interests and search activity.  Through Handshake, you can apply for positions, explore companies and connections and sign up for career fairs and workshops all in one place. Ready to take the next step on your career journey? It all begins with Handshake!

Handshake connects students with over 500,000 employers and democratizes job and internship opportunities for students across the country. We are excited to introduce this powerful network to the Temple University community and help more employers hire Temple talent.

If you experience difficulty accessing Handshake, please email the University Career Center (careercenter@temple.edu) for help and a Career Center representative will contact you, or you can find help on the Handshake site HERE.

Temple students still have access to school-specific job and internship portals for:



Don’t just take it from us! Thousands of students across the country have been exposed to, and landed, internships and jobs they never might have seen.

For more information about Handshake, employers and students can visit joinhandshake.com



  1. Handshake: Connect with Temple University in Handshake. We will be visible on the list of schools at that time. If you would like an invitation or if you have any questions or concerns about Handshake, please contact our Employer Partnerships team at 215-204-7981.