Using Handshake

3 Handshake Profile Must-Haves to Get Hired

80% of students who fill out these sections receive a message from a recruiter.

Activating your Handshake student profile is the first step to landing the job or internship you’ve been hoping for… but are there ways to improve your chances? The answer is, quite simply: YES!

There are three specific sections of your Handshake profile that, when filled out, drastically improve your odds of catching a recruiter’s eye. In fact, 80% of students who fill out all three will receive a message from a recruiter! To learn more about these key must-haves for your profile, check out the infographic below. Then, read our full guide to filling out your Handshake profile.