Claim Your Handshake Account – Student Services

August 21, 2022

The handshake is the #1 place where employers recruit students and new grads.

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Handshake is your online hub for career and professional development. The platform offers a personalized experience tailored to your interests and goals. Access your account to start building your professional network and connect with employers, career counselors, alumni, and peers.

How can the handshake help me?

  • Schedule career counseling appointments.
  • Search and apply for on- and off-campus jobs, internships, and career opportunities with employers around the world.
  • View and register for upcoming job fairs and events.
  • Receive personal feedback on resumes and cover letters.
  • Access resources on resumes, LinkedIn, interviews and more.
  • Connect with students, alumni and employers.

How can I claim my account?

An account has already been generated for you! Simply log in using your NetID and password. Log in to your Handshake account.

*If no account exists, request a new account using your @montclair.edu email address.

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Are you looking for a part-time job?

Stop by the Part-Time Job Fair to chat with employers about student jobs and part-time job opportunities. On-campus and off-campus jobs are available!See participating employers and RSVP.

  • Wednesday, September 7
  • 12pm-3pm | Student Center, Quad
  • Rain date: Wednesday September 22

Register and WIN!

Five $50.00 gift cards provided by Student Development and Campus Life Auxiliary Services will be raffled off at the event! Be sure to register for the event at the student registration table to be entered into the raffle!

Before attending the fair

Make sure your resume is ready for the job fair by submitting it to your career services office for feedback via Handshake. Be sure to bring plenty of copies of your resume to the fair! Learn how to upload your resume for review.


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