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Handshake at Macalester is our career and internship services platform. No need to create an account — just log into
Handshake with your Macalester user ID and password.

You can use Handshake to:

  • Find and apply for internship and job openings.
  • Learn about organizations hiring.
  • Make an appointment to meet with a Career Exploration counselor.
  • Register your internship for academic credit.
  • Check out and register for upcoming campus events.

The Handshake Guide for Students (gdoc) can help you maximize this tool and discover tips to make your application stand out to employers.

Other Subscription Services

  • What Can I Do with this Major?
    • Learn about typical career areas and types of employers that hire people with each major, as well as strategies to make you a more marketable candidate.
  • GoinGlobal
    • Worldwide job and internship postings
    • Guides for living and working in countries outside the U.S.