Career Center

University of Mississippi


Handshake for Alumni

In the Career Center. We are here to help, whether you want to transition to another industry or an advance in your current career.


Ole Miss alumni are welcome to utilize our online job board Handshake to search for available opportunities and events hosted by the Career Center. Accessing our job board is a two-step process. You must complete BOTH steps to complete your Handshake account!

Step 1: Register for an Alumni account on Handshake by:

  • Visiting
  • Entering the e-mail address you would like to use
  • Checking your e-mail to confirm your account
  • Setting your password
  • Activating your account

Step 2: Complete our Handshake Account Request Form to help you verify and approve your pending account.


If you have any questions or need further assistance, please e-mail us at or call The University of Mississippi Career Center at 662-915-7174.