Handshake: Career Services' all-in-one web system
For students and alumni, it's where you can search and apply for job opportunities 24/7. You can also host and manage resumes, cover letters and more.
For employers, post and manage job openings or explore potential candidates using Handshake.
For pre-orientation students (not yet registered for classes), open on-campus jobs and other jobs in the U.P. can be viewed by visiting our Twitter.
Career Services offers career-oriented workshops each semester to current students and NMU alumni. Each workshop will have both in-person and virtual options and are free to attend. Topics include resume and cover letter building, tips for attending job fairs, networking, interview skills, salary negotiation and more!
The 2021 Winter Semester schedule is available here.
Winter Semester Job Fair, Wednesday, March 17, 2021
National Student Employment Week: April 11-17, 2021
Recognizing the dedication and hard work of all NMU student employees.
Click here for more information.
We want to know!
What are you doing? Did NMU help you get there? How can we support you now? And what can we do better for current and future Wildcats?
Take our 10-minute recent alumni survey and help us improve the university. Each respondent will get four NMU and Marquette-themed computer backgrounds, and 20 randomly selected respondents will also receive an NMU swag bag.
Information for New Students
Looking for a job while attending NMU? Check out Handshake - our job-posting system! Once you have registered for classes, we will create an account for you associated with your NMU email address. Please allow 3-5 business days for this to happen. To access your account, log into MyNMU and click on 'Handshake' under the 'Student Services' tab.