Career Services

  • We have updated your job search experience with Handshake.
  • This event features on-campus departments as well as local employers interested in hiring students seeking on-campus or part-time positions.
  • Helpful resources for crafting and refining your resume.
  • To participated in this program, download the application and submit a resume.
  • If you will be seeking an internship or full-time position then make plans to attend this 'all majors' career fair.

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Welcome to Handshake, Career Services powerful recruiting platform for University of South Alabama students and alumni.  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.

Employers can use Handshake as a recruitment tool, to identify qualified candidates for open positions and manage on-campus recruitment activities.

Get Started with Handshake

▼   Students and Alumni

Students and alumni access the Handshake - Students page for detailed instructions on the following:

  • Accessing your Handshake account
  • Creating your profile
  • Uploading your resume
  • Searching for a job or internship opportunities
  • Applying for a job or internship

If you need additional assistance go to Getting Started With Handshake or the Handshake Help Center. For information on perfecting your resume, view our Resume Resources page. To request a resume critique contact our office at (251) 460-6188 or careerservices@southalabama.edu.

Job Searching? Before you get started, read our statement on how to avoid a fraudulent job posting!

▼   Employers

Employers access the Handshake - Employers page for detailed instructions on the following:

  • Registering your account
  • Posting a job opportunity

If you need additional assistance go to Getting Started With Handshake or the Handshake Help Center.