As a current student, you automatically have an account! Just use your Cougar username and Password to login to Handshake.
Students have this service for 6 MONTHS after they graduate. If it is past your 6
months, please refer to ALUMNI instructions.
Handshake highlights for students!
Please sign up with the Alumni Association to continue using Career Center services including Handshake. Then be on the lookout for an activation email!
If you are a CSUSM Alumni who is returning as a graduate student, please contact Erica Cullwell at: firstname.lastname@example.org to reset your student account.
Want to post jobs with your company and connect with CSUSM students and Alumni?
Faculty & Staff, are you looking to post an ON-CAMPUS job? Instructions for on-campus job postings.
Do you already have an account and are looking to view (not post) current job posting in Handshake? Fill out this form to request access.