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Handshake use disclaimer

Prior to creating a Handshake account and posting job opportunities, read our Handshake use disclaimer.

Every University of Nevada, Reno student (and University alumni since 2018) has a Handshake account! Handshake connects employers to students from all academic departments across all University schools and colleges. Handshake is a comprehensive platform that serves as an electronic job board, and features virtual events, virtual fairs and direct messaging with students.

Handshake is free to approved employers and all University of Nevada, Reno students.

How to become an approved employer at the University of Nevada, Reno

  1. Go to the Handshake login page.
  2. Select "Sign up for an Account"
  3. Email the Nevada Career Studio to tell us you are awaiting approval. Your email will notify us that you have completed your account request and expedite your approval process.
  4. We will either approve your profile or ask you for outstanding information.
  5. Check your emails and Handshake account to stay up-to-date on your status.

Be sure to include your colleagues in the “Contacts” and “Staff” sections of your account. This will enhance your Handshake experience.

How to post jobs and internships on your Handshake profile

  • Once you are an approved employer, you may post open positions on your profile.
  • Once you have posted a position(s), please email us to expedite your approval process.
  • If you would like us to highlight your job or internship opportunity in our bi-weekly student email, please email us a brief description. We will include your opportunity to a targeted group of students.
  • If you would like us to highlight your job or internship opportunity on our Nevada Career Studio social media platforms, please email us.
  • If you need assistance with refining your position description, please email us.