Saved Searches

You can create Saved Searches in Handshake to assist you in your job search. Set up a Saved Search for each type of position you're interested in and you will receive automatic emails when jobs and internships match the criteria you set up. It's incredibly easy and by being proactive for each type of position you're interested in, you'll save yourself all sorts of time!

Setting up a Saved Search in Handshake:

  • Log in to Handshake.
  • Click on the JOBS tab.
  • Choose the type of criteria you would like to search but try to not be too specific. For example, you may want to choose just a related keyword and location.
  • You will see results from your search automatically appear.
  • On the right side of the page, click "Create Search Alert". This saves the search for you.
  • Click the pencil icon to name the search and modfy job alert notifications. When you are finished, click "Save".

Don't limit yourself to just one Saved Search. Create as many as will be helpful however you'll most likely need no more than ten.