Handshake is a powerful recruiting platform, enabling employers to connect with not only talented students and alumni from the University of Washington but with thousands of students across the nation via a network of member universities and institutions! Connecting with the University of Washington on Handshake will allow you to post jobs and internships as well as volunteer opportunities, book on-campus interviews, and promote events completely free of charge to UW students across a wide variety of academic majors on campus. Employers are invited to post internships, part-time, full-time, volunteer, and experienced roles!
Ready to connect with us on Handshake and post your job or internship?
First, create an employer account in Handshake’s network then request to connect with the University of Washington, to gain access to the ability to post directly to our system.
Already have an account on Handshake? Login and request to add the University of Washington to your network of schools!
We encourage all employers to check out our resources on how to write great job and internship postings in our 6 Steps to Improve Equitable Hiring webpage and our recorded webinar on How to Write a Great Internship Posting. Handshake has also created a helpful guide for employers regarding diversity and inclusion in the hiring process.
Interested on gaining additional visibility for the opportunities you have posted in Handshake?
Posting on Handshake is completely FREE and can be accomplished by referring to the directions above – however for a fee of $100, your company and employment opportunities can be featured additionally on the UW Career & Internship Center website. For additional details, click here.
Areas of Note:
- UW Departments – Campus departments should follow the steps outlined to create an employer account here. Once you have created an employer account in Handshake, simply login to your Handshake account and request to add the University of Washington to ‘Your Schools’. Once you’re connected, you’ll be able to publish on-campus opportunities to UW Seattle and Bothell students!
- Postings for Professional Student populations
If you are seeking candidates enrolled in our School of Law, MBA Program, School of Medicine or others, visit our Campus Career contacts page for information on engaging with those specialty populations on campus.
- Employer Policies
We ask that all employers please take a moment to review our Employer User Policy which outlines our terms and commitments prior to posting a position.
- Recruiting International Students
The UW has a robust and talented international student hiring pool, and we’ve created a resource to help outline the ease with which you can recruit international students for many roles.