Handshake FAQ

Learn more about the Handshake job and internship search tool.

Handshake is Adelphi’s online career service that enables Adelphi students and alumni to search for all types of jobs—including full time, part time, internship, and work-study—making it easier to connect with employers.


  • Terms of Use

    • The Center for Career and Professional Development at Adelphi University acts only as an information service. The office does not endorse any individual employer and cautions you to ask appropriate questions to be sure that the position is right for you. The center makes no recommendations or guarantees about the positions or employers listed through our office or about those who visit campus to meet students or alumni. Students and/or alumni are responsible for verifying the credentials and integrity of the employer. Adelphi’s Center for Career and Professional Development is not responsible for safety, wages, working conditions or other aspects of off-campus employment.

      Jobs and internships posted on Handshake may or may not be reviewed before posting. Site users are urged to validate job postings and use caution and common sense when applying. Do not disclose security numbers, credit card information or bank account numbers to unknown employers.

      This website also contains links to other websites that are not under control of the University or the Center for Career and Professional Development. The University and the Center for Career and Professional Development are not responsible for any error or omissions, or for the results obtained from the use of this information.

      Students or alumni who discover any misuse or abuse of this website are encouraged to report the matter to the Center for Career and Professional Development as soon as possible.

The Center for Career and Professional Development does not guarantee a student or alumnus will obtain an internship or job opportunity.
 
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For further information, please contact:

Center for Career and Professional Development
Nexus Building, Room 225
p – 516.877.3130

Students and Alumni: careercounselor@adelphi.edu
Employers: employerservices@adelphi.edu