We are delighted that you are considering hiring NYU students and alumni. Please follow the instructions below to connect with NYU talent.

About Handshake

Through the NYU Wasserman Center for Career Developmentā€™s job search site, Handshake, employers can manage all campuses within Handshake at no cost. Additionally, maximize a mobile experience - update your job postings, view applicants, and more all while on the go using Handshake's responsive design.

Register for a Handshake Account

  1. Complete the Employer Registration profile and submit or follow Handshake New Company Profile Instructions.
  2. Use a valid business email address (name@companyname.com). The use of a personal email address will delay the vetting and approval process.*
  3. Include a valid company website.*
  4. Once your Employer Registration information has been approved by the Wasserman Center (within 3 business days), you will receive notification.

* Exceptions may be made for childcare and tutoring positions, if the Wasserman Center deems it appropriate.

Post a Job or Internship

  1. Once you registered for an account, log in to Handshake using the login box on this page.
  2. Click Post a Job on the main page to post your job or internship to NYU for free.
  3. Review these important considerations before hiring an NYU student.
  4. Follow the prompts to complete the job posting by clicking through with the next button.
  5. Your submission will be sent for approval by our recruitment team.
  6. Your position will be available to NYU students and alumni within 48 hours
  7. Review these Handshake specific instructions for better clarity.

Register for a Career Fair

  1. Follow the instructions above to register an employer account.
  2. Click the Fairs tab on the left hand side under Campus.
  3. Search New York University to see all upcoming fairs.
  4. Click on relevant upcoming career fair.
  5. Click the Register button beside the career fair you would like to attend.