For Employers

Handshake How-To

New to Handshake? 

These are just a few of the benefits:

  • Posted opportunities can be seen by every enrolled IC student (6000+) AND all alumni with a Handshake account
  • Employers can select to post an opportunity at multiple Handshake schools simultaneously, eliminating the need to post separately at each institution
  • Registration portal for career fairs
  • Ability to remotely manage on-campus interview schedules

Need an Account? 

Posting Opportunities on Handshake: 

  • Use your approved Handshake login to sign in
  • Click on "Create a Job"
  • Complete all required fields
  • Click the "Create" button (lower right side of screen)

Registering for Ithaca College Fairs Handshake: 

  • Use your approved Handshake login to sign in
  • From left side navigation bar, click "Fairs"
  • In the search bar, type in "Ithaca College"
  • After selecting the fair you wish to attend, click the "Register" button at top right of screen
  • Complete all required fields
  • Click "Create Registration"
  • After receiving an invoice, registrants must log back into Handshake to complete payment and registration
    **Government agencies: please call our office at 607-274-3365 to arrange payment**

What Positions are Approved to Post in Handshake?

  • Full-time employment opportunities that require a minimum of a Bachelor's Degree (please specify in the position description in order to expedite the approval)
  • Part-time seasonal opportunities 
  • Part-time local (Ithaca) opportunities
  • Part-time remote opportunities that do not require students to purchase any equipment or supplies
  • Volunteer opportunities 
  • Internship opportunities - United States & International. All costs and any out-of-pocket student expenses must be fully disclosed within the Handshake position description.
  • Fellowship opportunities. All costs and any out-of-pocket student expenses must be fully disclosed within the Handshake position description.