Welcome to Handshake!

The University of Kentucky’s Career Services has a new fast and powerful recruiting platform for UK students and alumni.  Handshake uses cutting-edge technology to help you more easily connect with employers and source jobs and internships, event information, and on-campus recruiting opportunities.

Employers can use Handshake as a recruitment tool, to identify qualified candidates for open positions and manage on-campus recruitment activities.

How to log in to Handshake

Currently Enrolled Students

Log in to Handshake using your Link Blue ID and password. For help with questions, visit our FAQ's or Handshake's support for students.                                    

Student log in

Alumni (Completed 12+ credit hours)

Log in using email field in the white box (Please do NOT use the University of Kentucky single sign-on page).  

Visit our FAQ's or Handshake's support if you need help.                   

 Postdocs Alumni Log in


Log in using your email and Handshake password.

Visit Handshake's support for employers and our FAQ's for help getting started.

Employer Log in