How to Request an Experience

Tawnya -

 

If your school uses the Experiences module to track internship opportunities (for credit, or not), then this article will walk through the steps you need to take to request from your student profile in Handshake before starting your internship or co-op.

 

Navigate to the Experiences page

Once you've logged into Handshake, navigate to the Career Center tab in the top navigation bar:

 

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Then select Experiences from the dropdown menu:

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On this page, you can see any ongoing Experiences you might have:Screen_Shot_2018-01-08_at_4.51.47_PM.png

 

Request a new Experience

Select the "Request an Experience tab on the top right:

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Complete the form details for template, employer, job, etc.

 

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Note: Make sure to choose the correct template for your specific program - if you have any questions, please reach out to your school's Career Services office!

 

Choose the "Request Experience" button to complete:

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You Career Services office will kick off the approval process so that any necessary stakeholders (supervisors, faculty advisors, degree specialists) sign off on the experience.

 

Questions?

Check with your Career Services office, or program coordinator - they should have the most up-to-date information on your school's Experiences programs.

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