Career Advising Appointments for Alumni

Friedman School alumni can schedule 45 minute appointments with the Career Center staff through our Handshake system.


To access Handshake:

  1. To access Handshake as alum, you will need to log in from the sign in with email address link underneath the student sign on box with your email and password.
  2. If you don’t have a Handshake account, or the email in your active profile is your email and you no longer have the ability to receive a password reset, please create a new account with an active email address. New account requests are usually approved within 24 hours.  
  3. If you have any trouble, please contact Susannah Krenn at

Once you are in Handshake:

  1. Click on Appointments in the left navigation, then click Schedule New Appointment
  2. Select a Category
  3. Select an Appointment Type (Friedman School of Nutrition Graduate Student and Alumni & then Friedman School Alumni 45 minute appointment)
  4. Once you select an Appointment Type, you will see the names of available staff
  5. You will receive a confirmation email