powered by Handshake

WELCOME TO HANDSHAKE, Career Service's new fast and powerful recruiting platform for TAMUCC students and alumni. Handshake uses cutting edge technology to help you more easily connect with employers, obtain the latest information about job opportunities, source jobs and internships, event information, and On-Campus Recruiting opportunities. Employers can use Handshake as a recruitment tool, to identify qualified candidates for open positions and manage on-campus recruitment activities.

Login to Handshake:

students click to register and access your Hire an Islander account

Current and incoming students: Click on the button above to get started and Always access Handshake using your Islander e-mail address.

Log in using "Single Sign-On" to access your Handshake account. If you have any questions, contact Career Services (361) 825-2628 or follow the student guide to setting up a Handshake account.  

Faculty: Register for Handshake as a student by adding Handshake to your  "Single Sign-On".  This will enable you to view opportunities for students in your discipline.  Your account should be activated automatically, but if you need help contact Career Services at x2628.


We welcome the opportunity to partner with you as you seek exceptional students to meet your department needs. Our focus is to work with departments and students to satisfy the hiring needs of both. Career Services is committed to assisting students in their development as employees. In doing so, students reap the benefits of professionalism and marketability as they prepare for their careers upon graduation. Career Service is a service for students, alumni, university, and the community driven by the ideals of excellence in career guidance.


Login to Handshake:

Employers creating a new Handshake account start here>>

(If you have not been granted access to your company account on Handshake within 24 hours, please contact Sharon Herrera at 361-825-5967).

Employers click here to register on Hire an Islander

Employers with a Handshake Account already set up>>

Employers click here to log in


Job Development Internship Program

The Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi Job Development Internship Program is an opportunity for businesses in the area to grow with the assistance of highly trained students to meet their specific business needs. It is a partnership with employers who can offer students productive and meaningful work assignments with a learning component related to their majors. Employers are also eligible for wage reimbursement!

For any further questions or if you need assistance come by Career Services at The Engineering Building room 314, or contact Career Services at 361-825-2628 



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