Center for Career Preparation and Employer Engagement


Western Illinois University's career platform is designed to connect you with employers and peers to assist you in your next career step.

From Freshman to Seniors and beyond

  • Build a profile for employers to review
  • Search jobs/internships by location and industry
  • Find on-campus positions
  • Connect with employers & receive updates
  • Attend events hosted by WIU through Handshake
  • Find employer hosted events
  • Sign up for appointments with the WIU Career Center staff

Handshake is the #1 way college students find jobs!

Activate your profile now and connect with thousands of employers looking for Leathernecks! Full-time, part-time positions, and internships available.

To activate your profile today go to:

All you need is your ECom Username & Password!