Using Search Students Feature

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If you'd like to search for a specific subset of students in Handshake, you can use the steps below to make the most of the filters available! 

Pro-tip: We have seen the best results by searching for: 

  • Major groups
  • Skills 
  • Organizations
  • Keywords (Examples: Student interests, programming languages, awards)
  • School year 
  • Schools 

Searching for students

1. Click on Search Students from the left menu column in Handshake.

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Creating saved searches

If you've created a set of filters you would like to save, click on Save These Filters towards the top of the filter bar in the upper-left of the page.  

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A popup box will appear for you to Save this set of filters. Add a name and description and click Save when you're ready to save. 

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You can now access these saved filters at any time by clicking on My Saved Filters towards the top of the filter bar. 

This will populate a box of available saved searches for you to choose from. Click directly on the name of the saved search to see a detailed list of filters selected for that specific search. 

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Once you have selected the saved search you'd like to use, click on Apply Filters. 

This will automatically repopulate your page with those saved filters. 

 

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