Handshake Employer FAQ

  • What is Handshake?plus or minus

    Handshake is the fast and powerful new recruiting platform for sourcing The University of Scranton students and alumni.  It uses cutting edge technology to better connect you with qualified candidates.

    Use Handshake to post job and internship listings, register for Career Expos, manage on-campus interviews, advertise events, and directly message students and alumni who meet your qualifications. You will be able to promote your brand more effectively by customizing your employer profile, job postings, and events to be more visually appealing to students.  

  • Did Handshake replace College Central Network?plus or minus

    Yes. As of September 1st, 2017, College Central Network (CCN) has been completely replaced by Handshake. You are no longer able to recruit students and alumni through CCN.
  • Why hasn't my employer account at The University of Scranton been reviewed yet?plus or minus

    It typically takes up to 3 business days to process pending employer approval requests. Please login to Handshake to check for comments from our office regarding your registration.

    Please contact us at 570-941-7640 if you have an urgent need to share an opportunity.

  • How do I post a job or internship?plus or minus

    Please refer to this Handshake Help Article.  More job posting-related questions are answered here.
  • How do I request on-campus interviews at The University of Scranton?plus or minus

    If you don’t see “Request an Interview” on your Handshake home page for The University of Scranton, contact our office 570-941-7640 to request access to the service.  If you do see "Request an Interview" and still need assistance, please review this Handshake help article.
  • What if I need additional assistance?plus or minus

    • Review Handshake’s support articles
    • Participate in Handshake webinars
    • Create a ticket for Handshake support
    • Contact us at the Career Center at 570-941-7640