Handshake User Guides

Student & Alumni User Guides

How to Setup an Account without a Student Log-in

Learn how to setup a Cards Career Connection powered by Handshake account without student login information (including alumni). This step-by-step guide will provide you with directions to begin looking for jobs posted in Cards Career Connection and allow you to interact with Career Development Center Staff members through appointments.

How to Schedule an Appointment

Students and alumni can use this step-by-step guide to learn how to schedule an appointment with a career counselor, internship coordinator, and employer engagement coordinator to learn about everything from major/career exploration and resume writing, to applying for and landing a full-time position.

How to Search & Apply for Jobs

This step-by-step guide will walk you through searching and applying for internship, part-time, full-time, and federal work study positions. 

Employer User Guides

How to Setup an Account

This step-by-step guide provides employers with information on how to setup an account in Cards Career Connection powered by Handshake.

How to Post a Job

Learn how to post a job in Cards Career Connection powered by Handshake with this step-by-step user guide.


2211 South Brook Street

Houchens Building, LL03

University of Louisville

Louisville, Kentucky 40292

Office Hours

M-F 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.



tel (502) 852-6701

fax (502) 852-7007