Using Handshake

Fuel Your Job Search: Upload a Resume to Your Profile

Learn how to upload your resume on Handshake, with some additional resources.

If you have a resume, you should add it to your Handshake profile today. Why? 

  1. Employers will be able to see your resume if you’ve signed up for a virtual recruiting event or applied to a job with them, or they’ve been thoroughly vetted by our Trust & Safety team.
  2. You’ll be able to apply for more jobs in just a few clicks with the Quick Apply feature.

Need to create a resume? Check out our guide to creating a resume and download our free template.

Five steps to upload your resume:

  1. Save your resume as a PDF.
  2. Click on your account icon in the upper-right corner of your dashboard, and select Documents.
  3. Click Add New Document in the upper-right corner.
  4. Drag or select a document from your computer. Type your resume name, set document type as resume, and click Add Document.
  5. Select the Feature on Profile option so it is visible to employers.

Note: If your school needs to approve document uploads, you will see a pop-up banner and more information on how to contact Career Services with questions.  

Log into Handshake today to upload your resume to your profile.