Job Seeking Service

Handshake @ Illinois is a platform where University of Illinois students, post-docs, and alumni can browse career opportunities. Job seekers must abide by the user agreement. Accounts can be terminated if they do not follow the user agreement. For tutorials on how to use this service, see the Handshake Help Center.

Log in to Handshake @ Illinois


If you're interested in being active with both the College of ACES and fellow alumni, look into the ACES Alumni Association.

Hire Illini

If you are seeking new talent for your organization, login with your EMPLOYER account to Handshake @ Illinois. If you need special assistance, email Jean Drasgow at, director of ACES Career Services, to get connected to current ACES students and new graduates.

Share your story

We love hearing success stories from our alumni and occasionally share them through various formats. If you would like to share your story with us, please contact Jean Drasgow at