Handshake - Employers




  1. If you are a first time use, you will need to create an account in Handshake.
  2. Once you have submitted your information in the system, your account will be reviewed for approval.
  3. Once you are approved Handshake, you may:
    • Post full-time positions
    • Post internships
    • Schedule on-campus interviews
    • Request resume books
    • Review resumes
    • Prescreen candidates and select for interviews




In order to register for the YSU career fair, you need to register through Handshake.

To register for Handshake, please click the LOG IN button (or go to joinhandshake).

If you’re company is already registered for Handshake, you will then only need to log into your Handshake account and add Youngstown State University as a college for recruitment purposes.

Once you are registered in Handshake, you will be able to register for the YSU Career Fair by going to the “Fairs” page, filtering for the Youngstown State University Career Fair, and choosing YSU Career Fair, Fall 2018.