Getting Started with Handshake

Handshake is the #1 way students find jobs and the preferred method for setting appointments with your career center!

To set up your account in Handshake:
o Go to and/or download the Handshake app from the App Store
o Log in using your HSC credentials (email address and password)
o You’ll have the option of setting preferences for job and internship feeds, but this can be skipped and completed at a later time
o Once your account is set up in Handshake, to arrange an appointment with a Ferguson Career Center advisor, click on the Career Center link and select Appointments or go to

Setting appintments with your career center using Handshake

Handshake Student Support Articles

Getting started with Handshake
Setting up credentials if single-sign-on does not work
Handshake onboarding (setting up preferences)