Find a Job

Getting Started

Hire Mizzou Tigers is a FREE employment website that connects talented student and alumni job seekers to employers looking to recruit interns, part-time, and full-time hires.

Job Seekers can:

  • Search job postings
  • Sign up for on-campus interviews
  • Browse the employer directory
  • RSVP to career fairs and events

Current Student Registration

To begin, open the Handshake login page and click on the blue “Mizzou Students: CLICK HERE”  button and enter your Pawprint and University password. A partial profile has already been created for you! Review and complete any remaining fields on your profile and upload a résumé to the site. Once approved, you may begin applying for jobs.

Alumni Registration

Recent Alumni (May 2009 and after)
To begin, create a Handshake account by registering here.  To authenticate your alumni status, please be aware that you must use your mail.missouri.edu email account to register. Click on the “Try my .edu email” button and complete the information. If you do not recall your PawPrint and/or password, please call the IT Help Desk for assistance at 573-882-5000.

Older Alumni (December 2008 and earlier)
To begin, create a Handshake account by registering here. Click on the “Register a New Account” button. A staff member will contact you by email within 3-5 business days to verify your alumni status. You will be asked to provide your full name, Student ID, graduation date and hometown. If you cannot recall your 8-digit Student ID, please call the Office of the University Registrar for assistance at 573-882-7881.

How To Use Handshake

Check out the Handshake Help Section to learn how to register a profile, search job postings, upload documents, , sign up for on-campus interviews, RSVP to career events, and more!  You may also download this helpful Student User Guide.

The Activation Process

When you first register on Handshake, you will be asked to complete a user profile and upload a résumé. Your résumé must be approved by a career services staff member. You will be notified if your document was approved or not and an email message will be sent detailing what, if any, revisions are needed to your document. If you have not received an e-mail after 7 business days, please contact the appropriate Career Services office.

For more information regarding job seeker responsibilities, Hire Mizzou Tigers expectations, internship guidelines, please see our Job Seeker Guidelines.