Handshake & Report a Hire FAQ

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Below you will find "How-To" documents explaining each part of the student employee hiring process at GVSU. The first step is to create an account with Handshake. Once you have created a Handshake account you will be able to post jobs and connect with students you would like to hire. Finally, you can request that Student Employment process a hire for a new student employee.

*All job postings must go through Handshake. 

How to Create a Handshake Employer Account

How to Post a Job in Handshake

Handshake Job Description Template

How to Report a Hire / Make a Change



*This page should only be used by on-campus employers at Grand Valley State University. All others should visit the "Off-Campus Employers" tab for Handshake information.

Page last modified July 6, 2022