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The SBU Career Center uses Handshake as its premier job posting and recruiting system. Why? Because it saves time and money for our employers! 

  • 1 account- 350+ colleges/ universities!   With one account, you can post your positions across dozens of schools at no charge! Handshake has over   6,000,000 students   from top universities across the nation (SBU, Stanford, Michigan State, Cornell, and Princeton to name a few.)
  • Manage all of your campus recruiting needs with one system – career fair registrations, requests for on-campus interviewing dates, and information sessions.
  • Powerful applicant filtering with the ability to direct- message students through the system.
  • Employers can search and download resumes of students who have made their accounts and documents public for recruiters to view.  


How do I get started?

To create an employer Handshake account, follow these steps:

1.     Visit Handshake and click "Sign Up for an Account."
2.     When asked what type of account you would like to create, click "Employer."
3.     You will receive an email confirming your account with 5-10 minutes. Click the link in the email.
4.     After you've read through the introduction page, click "Continue" to connect with schools and request "Stony Brook University."
5.     Continue completing your user account settings by selecting "Join Company" if your company already has a profile on Handshake. If not, follow the  instructions  to create a company profile.

For additional support with this process, click here

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