Employer FAQs



Handshake is a modern platform for college recruiting employers can use to post full-time, part-time jobs and internship opportunities. Handshake connects employers with thousands of Towson University students and alumni who have active Handshake accounts.

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Introducing Handshake

Signing up for a Handshake account is easy and takes less than 5 minutes.

Create your Handshake account today!


Is there a cost to use Handshake?

There is no cost to employers! Handshake is a completely free service we offer employers.

What can I do with a Handshake account?

There are many features of Handshake (PDF) that employers can use:

  • Post positions online.
  • Students and alumni can view and apply for posted job and internship positions.
  • Request and manage on-campus recruiting visits.
  • Receive email announcements and register for annual career fairs.
  • Search the Towson University resume database.

Positions posted on Handshake will be reviewed within two business days. Jobs can remain active for 30 days.

How to get started