Important Information About the New HuskyCareerLink!

We are extremely excited to announce the new HuskyCareerLink powered by Handshake! The UConn Center for Career Development has collaborated with Handshake – a modern career development platform – to power HuskyCareerLink, replacing our current vendor, Purple Briefcase. Access to the old HuskyCareerLink system will not be available after August 31, 2018. Please login here to save all documents to your device.

The new HuskyCareerLink offers upgraded features, enabling you to:
-Access personalized job recommendations based on your major and interests
-Register for Career Fairs
-Manage on-campus interviews with top companies
-Schedule appointments with your career counselors

Log in to HuskyCareerLink powered by Handshake
All students logging into the HuskyCareerLink system must use their University NetID and password. Questions regarding HuskyCareerLink can be directed to

For more information on navigating the new platform, visit the Student/Alumni Help Center or these specific links below.
-How to Request an Appointment
How to Apply for a Job
-On-Campus Interviewing
-Profile Settings

We know that finding a job and building a career can be daunting. Whether you are looking for an internship, full-time job or don’t know where to begin, the new HuskyCareerLink, is here to help!

By Lee Hameroff
Lee Hameroff Associate Director, Operations | Pronouns: he/him/his