The Appalachian State University campus is currently operating under SPECIAL conditions.

Coronavirus information

The university remains open, with emergency management protocols activated and operational modifications and precautions in place to support social distancing. In-person instruction has transitioned to a system of alternative course delivery. View the latest information on the App State Coronavirus Information website. Read the latest update posted 3/30/2020 at 5:31 p.m.

Read the Student Affairs Covid-19 Response.

Posted 12:17pm, March 19, 2020. Updated 5:31pm on March 30, 2020.


Handshake serves as our online career services portal that provides easy access to job and internship postings, on-campus recruiting, career fairs, employer contact information and scheduling coaching appointments. It connects current students and alumni with potential employers to help build meaningful careers.

Students and alumni can open the door to endless opportunities by landing a job or internship, or discovering companies and on-campus events. Employers can strengthen their team by locating and engaging with a diverse set of candidates with just a few clicks. Sign in today! If you don't have a Handshake account, sign up here.

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Are you an employer? Sign in to Handshake here! If you don't have an account, register here.

PLEASE NOTE: The Career Development Center carefully screens all employers, job, and internship postings to protect our students from employment and internship scams. We strongly encourage students to use their own discretion when applying for positions and to report to us anything that seems unusual, irregular, or mismatched to the position for which they are applying. Contact our office at 828-262-2180 or at and we will assist you.