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What is Handshake?

Handshake is a recruiting platform connecting UIW students to top tier companies. Through Handshake, you will be able to:

  • Schedule an appointment with a Career Advisor
  • Search and apply for full-time/part-time jobs
  • Search and apply for internships
  • Register for Career Services events
  • Connect with fellow students, alumni and employers

Current Students

If you are a current student, you automatically have access to Handshake through Cardinal Apps. Below are steps to access Handshake.

How to Access Handshake Open


You will need to create an account with your personal email address through Once your account has been created, Career Services will approve your account for access.

Follow these steps to create a Handshake account Open

How can I use Handshake to Attend a Career Services Event?

Steps to register for an event through Handshake Open