Handshake for Alumni

About Handshake

Marymount alumni have access to Handshake, Marymount’s main career, and job recruiting platform. On Handshake, alumni can:

  • Apply for full-time and part-time jobs specifically posted for Marymount students and alumni 
  • Schedule 1:1 advising appointments with Marymount Center for Career Development 
  • Receive alerts when new positions that match your preferences are posted 
  • Connect with employers
  • Register for events

Getting Started On Handshake

  • If you do not have your Marymount portal login credentials:
  • If you still have access to your Marymount portal login credentials:
    • Log in to your Marymount Portal and click Handshake under Sign-On Links
    • Activate your account and update job preferences
    • Complete your profile by uploading your headshot photo, adding your experiences, extracurricular activities, and skills
    • Start applying to jobs, book an advising appointment, or sign up for events and/or career fairs

Need help or have questions on your Handshake account?

If you have questions about Handshake, email Marymount Center for Career Development at careerdev@marymount.edu or by calling (703) 284 – 5960. Please expect a response within 24-48 hours