Emory Career Center
Handshake Access

Powered through The Career Center, Handshake is Emory University’s primary system for currently enrolled undergraduate students and recent alumni from the College of Arts & SciencesGoizueta Business School, Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, and Oxford at Emory to search, apply to job and internship listings, and RSVP and attend career events and workshops, career fairs, on-campus recruiting program, and more.

In addition, graduate students from Candler School of Theology and Laney Graduate School have access to view job postings.

Log in to Handshake at https://emory.joinhandshake.com and follow the directions below – do not create a new account.

Click on the blue box labeled ‘Emory Students’.

You will be directed to the Emory University authentication page, log in using your Emory NetworkID and password.

If you are still unable to login, DO NOT CREATE A NEW ACCOUNT. Please email your name and student ID number to recruiting@emory.edu.

Congratulations! Incoming students will receive Handshake access within the first week of their starting semester.

You will not need to make an account request, as The Career Center will have an account ready for your arrival.

Upon your first day at Emory, follow the login instructions above for ‘Current Emory Students’.

Alumni will need to complete this form to verify their alumni status and gain access to Handshake.

The Emory Alumni Association will reinstate, or create, your account. Please allow at least two (2) business days to process your request. Direct questions regarding your account request to alumnicareer@emory.edu.

Emory faculty and staff will need to complete this form to request access to post on-campus, Federal Work Study, and/or WorkLife positions through the Emory Employee-Student Job Network.

Please allow at least two (2) business days to process your request. Direct questions regarding your account request to recruiting@emory.edu.

Please contact the career centers from your respective programs for access to their systems.

Contact and Hours of Operation

Address: 200 Dowman Drive B. Jones Center, 2nd Floor, Atlanta, Georgia 30322
Phone: 404-727-6211
Email: careercenter@emory.edu
Regular Office Hours: Monday - Friday | 8:30AM - 5:00PM
Walk-in Hours: Monday - Friday | 12:00PM - 4:00PM
Campus Closures / Holiday ScheduleThe Emory Career Center will be closed per the Emory University holiday schedule. In the case of inclement weather, Emory University will announce any additional closures through CEPAR (Office of Critical Event Preparedness and Response).

Meet with your career counselor
They can help you with a lot more than just your resume!

Call 404-727-6211 to schedule today!