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What is Handshake?

Handshake is the University of Portland’s career portal for employers to connect with students and alumni for internships as well as part-time and full-time opportunities.   

Handshake provides employers the ability to:

  • Connect with students and alumni from 700+ colleges nationwide with one click!
  • Narrow down applicants to find the best fit through advanced filters on a customizable interface.
  • Navigate a sleek, user-friendly job portal and access 24-hour support.

For technical support, select Contact Support from the Help menu and create a ticket. There is also an employer help center here and short training videos here

Hire a Pilot:

  • To create an employer account on Handshake, click here.
  • To post a job on Handshake, click here. 

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