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What is Handshake?

Handshake is the #1 way college students find jobs!

Handshake is Norfolk State University's online career services management system that provides NSU alumni and students access to full-time jobs (entry-level and experienced hire), as well as internships. 

Handshake gives NSU students access to:

Read the most common questions about finding a job on Handshake

Who Can Use Handshake?

  • Students from any NSU program of study can find plenty of opportunities, with over 200,000 jobs listed.
  • Alumni have access to all of Handshake for one year post-graduation, with many features available for a lifetime.
  • Faculty can contact the office of Career Services for information about using Handshake in the classroom.
  • Employers can post and advertise positions by signing up for Handshake.

Need Assistance?

Self-guided tutorials are available on the Handshake website for:

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