Job Search Assistance

My Career

Case Western Reserve University alumni have access to a number of exclusive resources in My Career

Handshake is our career management system which lists jobs specifically posted for CWRU students and alumni. Access Handshake to apply for positions or if you are seeking to hire on behalf of your company, create a Handshake employer account and post positions at no cost to you. 

Other resources listed under My Career include: CareerShift, Vault, Big Interview, Glassdoor and many others. All you need to do is use your single sign-on to log into My Career

Having trouble logging into My Career? Retrieve your CWRU ID to access these resources.

Career Search Guide

Our comprehensive booklet gathers all our best advice on resumes, job search strategy, interviewing tips and career counseling.

Career Fairs

We host two career fairs each year—one the first Thursday in October and one the second Monday of February. Case Western Reserve University alumni are welcome to attend both career fairs to network with employers and explore opportunities. To learn more about the career fair view our events page. To see the list of employers attending an upcoming career fair, visit Handshake.

Career Lab—Drop-in Consulting

For simple career questions, visit Career Lab. Career Lab is staffed by trained student Career Peers who can help quick questions about Handshake, resumes, cover letters and the job search.

Consult the Career Lab page for current drop-in hours and location. For longer discussions, use Handshake to schedule a one-on-one appointment with a professional career consultant.