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Handshake is more than just a job posting site-it's a career services management tool designed for WVU students and alumni.

Every student automatically gets a Handshake account.
Log in using your WVU login credentials

Handshake login

* Incoming students may not be able to access Handshake until they attend New Student Orientation

search and apply for jobs and internships

full time positions

Browse full-time jobs by employer, location, field, or your qualifications to find the best fit. You can even set up saved searches for new positions that fit your criteria. And the best part? As a WVU graduate, you can use Handshake for the rest of your career.

student positions

The best way to set yourself up for success after graduation is to start getting experience now. Browse part-time positions including: work-study jobs, on- and off-campus, seasonal work.


Whether paid or for credit, internships are a great way to get experience in your industry of choice. Start early, check back often, and put your best foot forward with Handshake’s internship listings.

Schedule Interviews, Appointments, and Events

Interview on Campus

  • Register for practice interviews to gain confidence
  • Apply for interviews with employers recruiting on campus
  • Schedule interview times that work with your school schedule


  • Schedule appointments with Career Development Specialists
  • Find walk-in resume review hours
  • Make an appointment with a career advisor in your specific college


  • Browse events by location and topic
  • Register for events
  • See the full list of attending employers for career fairs and interview days


Explore our powerful career resource tool, designed to meet the needs of WVU students and alumni.

Student Login