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Finding a Part-time Job

Get connected to Handshake!

This is the official job listing service used to post on- and off-campus job openings (part-time, internship, seasonal and full-time opportunities). You must register on the system before you can start searching jobs. IMPORTANT: You must upload your resume before you can apply for positions through Handshake.

Need help using Handshake?  Whether you are a first-time user or just feel like you could use some help selecting search options to find a job, we can help you with step-by-step instructions to help you get the most out of Handshake.

MSU hire more than 17,000 students every year!

  • Departments that hire a lot of MSU students (includes links to department employment websites)
  • Departments of Interest: If you would like to work at a particular department, contact that department directly and ask if jobs are available. If no jobs are available, the department may be able to refer you to other opportunities that would meet your needs.

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Tips for a Successful Job Search:

  • Check Handshake often! New jobs are posted daily!
  • Don’t limit your options! Explore a broad range of jobs.
  • Follow up with employers about your application.
  • Find answers to common questions about working on-campus