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Join us for our 2nd annual Part-Time Job Fair!


If you already have a Handshake account and are connected with NSU, just log in HERE nd look under Upcoming Events at the bottom of your home page.  Click on Part-Time Job Fair and complete the free registration.
If you don't have a Handshake account yet, go to Handshake to create a free employer account, connect with Northwestern State University and sign up for the Part-Time Job Fair.


To log in to Handshake, you will use your myNSU username and password, and click on the Events tab at the top to register for the Part-Time Job Fair.  Registration is free!



Handshake is Northwestern State University’s online recruiting system that allows students 24/7 access to search for jobs and internships, make an appointment with Career Services staff and register for recruiting events.

Among the key features Handshake lists for recruiters and its 3.5 million student users:


  • Students can quickly build rich profiles, enjoy continual personalization of career recommendations based on interests and connections, and search 500,000 postings by 120,000 companies.
  • Employers can use multi-school postings, direct applicant filtering, powerful applicant filtering, and dedicated employer training and support.




To log in to Handshake, you will use your myNSU username and password (an account is created for you soon after you begin classes at NSU). Once you are logged in, you will need to activate your account by completing your profile and uploading a resume. Use this checklist to make sure your resume is on point!




Go to Handshake to create a free employer account, connect with Northwestern State University, post open positions, register for career fairs, schedule on-campus recruiting events.

Welcome to the Career Services website at Northwestern State University of Louisiana System at Natchitoches, LA.  We assist NSU students and alumni plan, prepare and promote their careers.  We also partner with local and national employers to bring a variety of internships and jobs to our qualified applicant pool.  Our web pages are brimming with career-related advice and resources.  We are here to help you succeed!



We are located in Friedman Student Union, 3rd floor, room 306.