Welcome to


Handshake at Macalester is our new career services platform.

Students: Handshake is preloaded with your basic profile data. Simply log in with your Macalester user id and password.

Read Getting Started with Handshake Guide for Students

The more you use Handshake, the better it works for you.

Personalize your experience by filling out career interests and profile. As you favorite opportunities and events that interest you, Handshake will learn to to present you with opportunities best suited to your needs.

Alumni: You will need to create a new profile on Handshake. It’s easy!

Looking for local part-time or summer work? See our database.

Additional resources:



Country-specific resources for 80 locations
H1B Plus database
Work permit/visa regulations
County-specific resume/CV guidelines
Interview and cultural advice
16 million worldwide job/internship listings

You must login while on campus. Create and save a profile to access from anywhere.


What Can I Do with this Major?

Detailed information about 80 different majors
Paths to reach a particular career field
Occupation outlook
Strategies for utilizing major to enter career field
Job postings