Liberal Arts Career Services
Liberal Arts Career Services

Quick Guide to Handshake

Handshake through HireUTexas is our online recruiting system designed to connect liberal arts students to employers hiring for internships, professional positions, seasonal & part-time jobs, and on-campus jobs. Liberal Arts students must have a Handshake account to receive LACS services. Handshake provides full access to a variety of career management needs. 

Login to Your Account

Visit Handshake to login to your account or to create your account.

Scheduling an Appointment

Login to your Account

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Go to the Career Center Section → Schedule a New Appointment

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 schedule a new appointment


Schedule a New Appointment and Select Appropriate Category

Select College of Liberal Arts for coaching tailored to the value of a Liberal Arts degree, meet with Texas Career Engagement to discuss switching majors, or select Pre-Law Advising to discuss law school. 

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Choose an Appointment Type

Choose an appointment type that best fits your needs.

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 Select Appointment Time and Coach

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Fill out the Appointment Description

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Additional Information

Searching for Jobs & Internships

Uploading Documents (i.e. resumes & cover letters)

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Building Your Profile from Your Resume

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    University of Texas at Austin
    FAC 18
    2304 Whitis Ave. Stop G6200
    Austin, Texas 78712-1508