Loyola University Chicago

Career Services



Handshake is Loyola's interactive career management tool. Join today at joinhandshake.com.

Students can schedule appointments with our advising staff. Handshake offers job/internship opportunities (including Federal Work Study positions), registration for career fairs and events, an on-campus recruitment program, peer-to-peer messaging and career education.

Employers can create a free Handshake Employer Account to post open positions, share and register for events, join our career fairs, and set up on-campus interviews.

Why Use Handshake?

  • Millions of students/alumni use Handshake
  • More than 750,000 employers are active users - from Fortune 500 companies to non-profits to entrepreneurial start-ups.

Handshake Login and Getting Started

  • Visit the login page to get started – https://luc.joinhandshake.com
  • Students use your UVID and password to log in when on campus, otherwise use your LUC email address.
  • It only takes about five minutes to complete your profile. Check out these start-up videos

Handshake Mobile

  • Handshake has an app available in the App Store and on Google Play
  • Set up notifications to track your favorite companies and follow career events

Need Assistance?

If you have any questions or issues, please reference the Handshake Help Center or email us at careercenter@luc.edu