What is Handshake?
A career development platform for launching your career. The benefits of using Handshake include easy appointment scheduling, search tools and alerts for jobs and internships, help building a professional profile, a personalized platform for career recommendations.
How do I join Handshake?Go to fau.joinhandshake.com, login with your MyFAU credentials and fill-in your profile.
Why should I complete a profile in Handshake?
Employers use Handshake to search for students they would like to offer internships and job opportunities to. Each student should complete his or her profile and submit their resume for approval to be included in the database in order to receive potential offers.
What is the difference between a Professional Internship Course and Cooperative Education? (see Internships/Co-ops)
Professional Internship Course (IDS 3949)
Cooperative Education Program
How do I report my internship/experience?
Why should I report my internship?
To get credit, and only students who register for a Professional Internship course will have it notated on their transcript.