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RIT is a Handshake school!

Handshake logoPost jobs and on campus interviews, manage candidates, and more with Handshake!

After careful comparisons, we think that the Handshake system best meets the needs of our employers to connect with student and alumni candidates. We think you will agree. If you haven't already done so, please join Handshake AND select Rochester Institute of Technology as a school you wish to recruit from.  Signing up is easy and takes less than 5 minutes. Expect to confirm your email via a message sent to your account as part of the sign up process if your company is joining for the first time. If you are joining an existing company, then the main point of contact at your company will receive the confirmation email message.

Want more information? Visit Handshake's Employer Site. For support you can submit a question or concern to Handshake here.

Here are Some of the Reasons Why

  • Handshake is the one-stop shop for companies, non-profits and organizations of all shapes and sizes to find, recruit and hire the best students across the country.
  • Handshake helps over 120,000 top employers easily find, recruit and hire the best college talent across the country.
  • 120,000 employers — including all Fortune 500 companies — recruit on Handshake


Handshake Highlights for Employers

  • Multi-school job posting: With just a few clicks, post your job across dozens of schools - for free.
  • Powerful applicant filtering: Narrow down potential hires to the best fits through our advanced filter options.
  • OCR and career fair management
  • Direct student messaging: See a candidate you like? Contact them directly through Handshake and benefit from superior open and reply rates.
  • One Account, hundreds of schools. With Handshake you get a single integrated network.

As always we  provide top-notch customer service to our employers. You have the ability to post your openings directly or opt to have us do it for you -- after you join Handshake!


Common Questions and Tips for Using Handshake

We recommend you use the Handshake Help Center for answers to a full range of questions and up to date info -- it is really good!

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Job Offer Guidelines and Principles for Ethical Professional Practice

Please Note: we adhere to National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) Job Offer Guidelines and Principles for Ethical Professional Practice