CareerMail Communications

Hear about internships, jobs, postdoctoral opportunities, networking events, workshops, career fairs, employer info sessions, career development tools/resources, and more!!

Help us to get the word out to you about relevant career resources and opportunities. Activate your Handshake account and complete your career interests, including signing up for some of our CareerMail newsletters and announcements, and we will send you targeted communications to help you with your career development, exploration, and job search.

Here's how:

STEP 1: sign into Handshake with your PennKey -


STEP 2: on your profile page, click on your name in the top right-hand corner, and select "Career Interests" from the drop down menu. Complete all of the different sections


STEP 3: don't forget to select relevant CareerMail categories so that we we can highlight relevant resources for you


STEP 4: choose industries and types of jobs that interest you - this will help Handshake promote the right type of opportunities for you


If you decide later on that some industries, jobs, or resources are no longer relevant to you, then simply go back into your profile and unselect these specific options. If you become interested in more career fields, then select more of the options.