Handshake – Hospitality Online Employment Portal

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More than ever before, job searching is moving online, and in today’s marketplace, it’s necessary to have the best tools available. That’s why UNLV is rolling out Handshake, one of the leading online employment portals on the web – (no actual handshakes required!).

The Handshake portal serves employers seeking to hire UNLV talent as well as UNLV students and alumni who are in the market for jobs and internships. The Harrah College of Hospitality's Career Services team supports the process by facilitating connections between Hospitality Rebels and our industry partners.

Get started immediately by registering below (also find instructions and FAQs in our information sheets):

For more information about Handshake, or how you can benefit from it, please contact boughnercareerservices@unlv.edu.


To coordinate a visit to Hospitality Hall for on-campus recruiting, classroom visits, networking events, information sessions, marketing tables, or customized programming, please contact Maggie Hausbeck, executive director of the college's Boughner Center for Career & Alumni Services office at margaret.hausbeck@unlv.edu or 702-895-1052.

Temporary Event Staffing & Student Volunteer Opportunities

Looking to recruit students for a convention, conference, trade show or event function? Please submit the Event Employment Form and we will advertise your opportunity on our student listservs. We receive numerous requests each week for student staffing. Please review the Fact Sheet for Temporary Event Staffing for helpful tips.