Handshake (formerly Career Gear)

Please use Handshake to post full-time jobs or internships, request an on-campus interview schedule, register for career fairs, or request an information session.

Step-by-step instructions for using Handshake:

Appalachian State Recruiting Policies

All employers recruiting at Appalachian State must adhere to our recruiting policies.

PLEASE NOTE: Registering for an account and submitting a job posting does not guarantee that your account or posting will be approved. We carefully screen all employers, job, and internship postings to protect our students from employment and internship scams. Before posting, please take the time to review our Employer Recruiting Policies.

Contact Us

Rm. 369, John E. Thomas Hall
287 Rivers Street
Boone, NC 28608

Career Tips

Watch videos on building resumes, preparing for interviews, landing your dream job, and more.

Learn about our NACE Competencies here.

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Download our mobile app for more tips and resources here.


We can speak on a variety of topics, including resumes, job searching, networking, interviewing, and more.

Presentation Request Form

Room 387 Reservations

Need to schedule a meeting in our conference room? Reserve Room 387 with the below form.

Room 387 Request Form