Virtual Resources


Whether you are far from campus or prefer to connect online, the Hiatt Career Center offers a number of robust virtual resources that can help support your job search and career development. 

Update March 2020: Hiatt has transitioned to a virtual office due to the impact of COVID-19. We understand your career plans may be disrupted or delayed. We want to assure our students and alumni that we will continue to provide career support through virtual appointments, online programs and the resources highlighted below. 

Hiatt Virtual Resources

Virtual Appointments

Hiatt career counselors are accessible through phone and video appointments (Skype or Zoom). To schedule an appointment, use the button below or log into Handshake, here.

*Note: Skype is our default video chat platform. When you make the appointment you will select “Appointment medium” and “Skype/Video”  and we will ask you to provide your Skype ID.  If you do not have Skype please indicate your preferred video platform and provide your contact information in the “Help Requested” box. Your counselor will contact you at the start of your appointment.


Virtual Drop-ins
Hiatt is offering 15-minute, online drop-in appointments with Hiatt Advisors during the remainder of the academic year (with the exception of 3/23-25, 4/9-10 + 4/15-16). Get started by adding "HiattChat" on GChat and submit your resume. 
Virtual Career Programs

There are various online workshops, information sessions and live broadcasts available for students and alumni to learn and engage online. View upcoming offerings and register in Handshake.



Handshake is Brandeis University's exclusive job and internship. Log on to access job postings, career resources, event listings and the online appointment scheduling system. Use your Brandeis UNet ID and password to access the system.

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LinkedIn Group

The Brandeis University Career Connections LinkedIn group is a great place to find alumni who have expressed interest in helping you with your career. Join the group to ask career questions and meet other Brandeis Alumni.

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Online Learning

More and more, employers are seeking particular skills from applicants.  Whether you're brushing up on a concept from class, or venturing into something entirely new, Brandeis has hundreds of free, online courses for you to learn job-readiness skills.

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