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Stony Brook Handshake

Handshake is the only job posting site at Stony Brook University and serves as the Career Center's recruiting and career services platform for students, alumni and employers.

  • Students and alumni can use Handshake to easily connect with employers, search for jobs and internships, review career fair/event information, and manage on-campus interviewing. 
  • Employers can use Handshake to post jobs and internships and identify qualified candidates for open positions, register for career fairs and manage on-campus recruitment activities.  Employers can also search and proactively reach out to candidates directly.

Please review the Career Center's agreements below and the  Handshake support page for more information.

Student Agreement Linked Here

Employer Recruiting Policy Linked Here

Current Students

Enrolled undergraduate and graduate students can login to Handshake using your Stony Brook University NetID and password. 

New Students Please Note:  Please DO NOT create an account.   One week after registering for classes, you will be able to access your Stony Brook Handshake profile by using your NetID and password.

Student Login


Employers with a Handshake account can login using your email and Handshake password. Employers new to Handshake should create their account and connect with Stony Brook University.

Employer Login