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!
Stay tuned for the 2021 Fall Semester schedule.
Construction Management and Technology Career Fair, Thursday, September 30, 2021
Fall Semester Job Fair, Wednesday, October 27, 2021
Find out why Career Services can give you an advantage when developing your career path, setting your goals, and landing your dream job. Grant Langdon, Assistant Director of Career Services, is featured on the NMU Blog where he shares his college journey and why visiting the Career Services office could have helped him tremendously and can help you too! Read or listen to his story here.
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.