Were thrilled to announce Handshakes $80M Series E funding round. From the start, weve made it our mission to break down barriers & create equitable access to great jobs. Were expanding our mission to build a platform students love, that helps early talent of all backgrounds receive access to opportunities no matter who they know or where they go to school.
Handshake is the number one site for college students to find a job. Today, the Handshake community includes 18 million students & young alumni at over 1,000 colleges & universities. We connect up-and-coming talent across all 50 states with nearly 500,000 employers recruiting on Handshake from every Fortune 500 company to thousands of small businesses, nonprofits, startups, & more. Handshake is democratizing opportunity & ensuring college students have the support they need to find a great job & kick-off a meaningful career.
Everyone is welcome at Handshake. We know diverse teams build better products & we are committed to creating an inclusive culture built on a foundation of respect for all individuals. We strongly encourage candidates from non-traditional backgrounds, historically marginalized or underrepresented groups to apply.
If you are not sure that youre 100% qualified, but up for the challenge we want you to apply. We believe skills are transferable & passion for our mission goes a long way.