Handshake Student & Alumni Implementation

Welcome to Handshake!

Handshake is SUNY Geneseo's newest career development tool. Here, you can search for jobs, search for employers, and update your profile with career-related information to stand out to recruiters. Below is information on Handshake and different tools to best help with student and alumni implementation. Click through the many flyers and training videos to gain a better understanding of this platform.

Alumni (yes, that means you new graduates!) can access Handshake by using your Geneseo email credentials or the preferred email you listed on the Graduation Student Survey. If you are unable to remember your credentials or need assistance, please contact Career Development at or (585) 245-5721.


Click here to access your Handshake account.



Summary of Handshake Tools and Resources




2-Minute Training Videos

How to Search for and Apply to Jobs:


How to Save a Job Search:


How to Upload a Document:


How to Edit a Document: