With Handshake, students can:

Search for an internship,job, or co-op
Schedule a Career Services or
Experiential Learning appointment
Sign-up for events and interviews
Submit applications, resumes,
and evaluations


Logging into Handshake:

To get started, you MUST watch the orientation video .


Students and Recent Alumni (2016-present):

All current UCF students already have a Handshake account.

Alumni (Prior to 2016):

Alumni – If you would like to set-up an appointment with a career counselor:

  • UCF Alumni has a full-time, on-site career counselor available to offer one-on-one assistance to our alumni.
  • To expedite your request, please complete the Career Services Request Form. Due to high volume of inquiries, your request will be answered within four business days. In the meantime, please refer to our Career Services module for assistance. Thank you for your patience.

Employers, if you are not already in Handshake, we ask that you create an account! Follow these steps to get set-up:

  • Click this link, which will automatically generate an approval connection request for us!
  • Log into Handshake or click Sign up for an Account.
  • After your company information has been received it will be researched by our team.
  • Your account will then be approved or declined by a member of our team within 3 to 5 business days. 



Handshake is the new way to connect with the career opportunities that matter most to you.


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For questions and more information, please contact either office below:
oel@ucf.edu  |  (407)823-2667
career@ucf.edu  |  (407)823-2361