Jobs

Support the GW community of alumni and students and enhance your organization by recruiting and hiring GW students and alumni for internships and both full-time, and part-time positions. The university has partnered with Handshake, a modern career development and recruitment platform that will help build and strengthen relationships between organizations and GW students and alumni.

Handshake offers many exciting new features for our students, alumni, and alumni employers:

Search for a job

Handshake personalizes job recommendations based on your interests and connections, pushing out customized information that is relevant and timely based on your career interests, experiences, and major or field. The system features 200,000+ diverse employers listing thousands of full-time positions, internships, as well as seasonal and temporary employment opportunities.

Access resources & events relevant to your career needs

On Handshake, you can easily search for employment, sign up for events and appointments, access the on-campus recruiting program, review career resources that are relevant to you, and receive the latest information from your career services office and the employers you follow.

New Alumni Users

To gain access to Handshake, please sign up here. Once your account is confirmed, you will receive a confirmation email.  


If you have any questions, please contact the Handshake Help Desk at [email protected].

Recruit GW Students and Alumni

Handshake offers a streamlined and centralized college recruiting process for employers that allows you to easily connect with great candidates, post jobs and internships at no cost, and register for career events and on-campus recruiting.
 
Employers - you may access Handshake by going to gwu.joinhandshake.com to set up your profile.
 

 

GW Alumni LinkedIn Group

Our GW Alumni LinkedIn group has more than 36,000 members of the GW community and is a great resource for posting and searching for jobs.
 
 
For more information about alumni career programs and resources, please contact Kate Schuster at [email protected].