Handshake is the primary platform for Auburn University students to find internships, co-ops, and full-time jobs. It’s also where you can find Auburn career resources, schedule career coaching appointments, learn about career paths, and register for career events with recruiters, career coaches, and alumni!


Get started. Sign in with your Auburn username and password.
Complete your profile. The more information you provide, the more tailored information you will receive based on your preferences. Here are 3 Must-Haves for your Handshake Profile
TIP: You’ll need to decide whether to make your profile public or private.
Just getting started and not ready for others to see your profile yet? That’s okay! Get started by building your profile and then change your setting to “public” in the not-so-distant future.

Schedule a Career Coaching Appointment

  • Click “Career Center” on the left side navigation menu
  • Select “Appointments” and click the “Schedule New Appointment” button
  • Select Samuel Ginn College of Engineering or Cooperative Education
  • Select appointment type and an available time

Attend a Career Event

We hold workshops, networking events, panels, career fairs, and recruitment events each semester where you can connect with career coaches, Auburn alumni, and industry leaders.

  • Click “Events” on the left side navigation menu
  • Find an event, click “Register” to let us know you’re coming, and see who else will be there too!

Find your next internship, co-op, or job

  • Click “Jobs”
  • Use the filters (select “All filters”) and / or the search bar to help you with your search.

Access Career Resources

You’ll find exclusive online resources only available through these internal subscriber links found in Handshake.

  • Click “Career Center” on the left side navigation menu
  • Click “Resources”


Auburn University offers free internship, co-op, and full-time job postings through the Handshake platform. It is your best tool to reach a broad population of job candidates from Auburn Engineering.

If you would like assistance promoting your postings or events or need further assistance with Handshake, please contact our Corporate Relations Coordinator. For further guidelines on recruiting students outside the College of Engineering, please refer to Career Discovery and Success.