AU Press Releases

Center for Career Development offers 'Handshake'

Alfred University’s Career Development Center this week announced it is transitioning to a new platform for employer recruitment, student networking and job searching.

“Handshake” will replaced CDC’s past platform and is now live for employers. It will be available for students beginning June 30.

Handshake offers numerous features that will enhance students’ efforts to secure employment:

 Personalized job recommendations based on student major and interests
Online career counseling appointment scheduling for students
Managing all on- and off-campus recruiting needs
A free, easy to use mobile app

 CDC this week also announced the following upcoming fall events:

 Sept. 5: On-Campus Job Fair (NEW), The Knight Club

Oct. 5: Engineering Career Fair, Joyce & Walton Center

Oct. 26: Graduate School Fair, Joyce & Walton Center