Handshake is the Center for Career Development's online system that assists Duquesne University students and alumni with their job and internship search.

  • If you used Handshake in the past but you have graduated and your account has been archived, please contact us to reactivate your account: 412.396.6644. 
  • If you have never used Handshake, please request an account by accessing the Handshake home page.

Alumni may continue to utilize the online job board forever. The same policies for students apply to alumni.

Benefits of Handshake

  • View our calendar for upcoming events, such as job fairs, career events, and employer information sessions.
  • Access job listings specifically posted to Duquesne University students and alumni.
  • Access the national database of positions across the U.S. targeting a variety of students.
  • Participate in our On-Campus Interviewing Program.
  • Create saved searches to have new listings automatically emailed to you.