North Foundation Hall, Room 103
318 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4454
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(248) 370-3250

Office Hours
Mon - Fri 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Career Studio

Mon - Fri 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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Oakland University Career Services welcomes you to Handshake, the ultimate job-search and networking platform for students, alumni and employers. Post and apply for jobs, register for career fairs and career community events, network, find career resources and stay connected to our office.

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With Handshake, Oakland University students can:

  • Schedule an appointment with Career Services
  • Network and connect with employers
  • Browse and apply for career-related jobs and internships
  • Discover on-campus student employment opportunities
  • Learn about upcoming events
  • Access resources designed to help you with your career search
  • Apply for on-campus interviews

Handshake for Students

Sign in to Handshake with your NetID and password.

If you need assistance, contact our office at

As you consider Handshake postings and events: Job, internship, and event postings are included due to their potential interest to students. Inclusion of a posting does not imply school endorsement of the particular program, opportunity or school/employer described.


Whether you have been a graduate of Oakland University for 2 days or 10 years, Handshake is still a resource for you!

With Handshake, Oakland University alums can:

  • Browse and apply for job opportunities that match your experience level and skill set
  • Schedule an appointment with our office to chat about your career path or resume
  • Explore the Resources Library where you’ll find career exploration tools, interviewing tips and more
  • Learn more about Career Services recruiting events

Handshake for Alumni

If you need assistance, contact our office at


Handshake is the first stop to finding qualified Oakland University students and alumni.

With Handshake, you can:

  • Create and manage job postings
  • Register for Career Services events and career fairs
  • Create an employer profile for students and alumni to view and connect
  • Sponsor and host recruitment and networking events
  • Schedule and manage on-campus interviews
  • Stay connected with Oakland University students and alumni

Employers Recruit: Handshake

If you need assistance, contact our office at

Opt-Out of Handshake and Remove Data

If you would like to completely opt-out of Handshake and have all of your data removed from the system, you can follow the steps below. Please note that in doing so, you will no longer have access to job postings, event and fair registrations, employer networking, peer networking, appointment sign-up, career resources, or any other service available through Handshake.

If you have not agreed to the Handshake Terms of Services 
1) Complete a Request for Non-Disclosure of Directory Information and submit to the Office of the Registrar. Note: this will opt you out of disclosure of Directory Information without your consent except in special circumstances.

2) Once you have received confirmation from the Office of the Registrar that you have successfully opted out, notify Career Services via email that you would like your Handshake data removed.

If you have already agreed to the Handshake Terms of Services
1) Follow the instructions here or reach out to Career Services for help.