Welcome back! Whether you are job searching or looking to grow the Tiger network at your current company, the LSU Olinde Career Center has much to offer to you as an alum.


Grow Your Company's Tiger Network:

As an LSU alum, you know that our students achieve the highest levels of intellectual and personal development and go on to become collaborative, creative, innovative and transformative leaders. The LSU Olinde Career Center offers unparalleled access to this educated and experienced talent pool. With more than 26,000 undergraduates and over 5,000 graduates, LSU is the place to find your next exceptional employee. Learn more about your opportunity to engage with our students and alumni, through job postings, career events, and more. 

Handshake for Recruiters: Handshake is a centralized platform for all of your campus recruiting needs! 


Job and Career Exploration Resources for Alumni

All LSU alumni (graduates of the Baton Rouge campus) have access to the following services free of charge:

  • Individual appointments on a variety of topics including job search, career transition, and more

  • Career events including networking and recruiting events tailored to specific industries

  • On-campus interviews in a structured format or free use of our Recruitment Center interview rooms for phone or Skype interview offers you receive

  • Access to Handshake, our online system for jobs, career events and resources. See below to access your account.

Handshake for Your Job Search: Handshake is LSU's online career management system for alumni to explore jobs, career events and career resources.

  • Alumni who graduated May 2018 and after already have a Handshake account created for them. DO NOT submit a request for an account to be created through the Handshake website. Instead, email us at with your LSU email address and the personal email address you would like your Handshake account to now be associated with. Additional details on this email update process can be found in this support article

    • Please note: When logging into Handshake at with a non-LSU email address, you need to click the "sign in with your email address" option shown in the image below.
  • Alumni who graduated before May 2018: DO NOT submit a request for an account to be created through the Handshake website. Instead, please request a Handshake alumni account using a non-LSU email address on the form below. Please allow 3-5 business days to process the request once it is submitted. If you have not received your access within one week please contact us via email at to verify receipt of your request. Once your request is approved, you will receive an email from Handshake to the email address you indicate in the form below. 

    • Please note: When logging into Handshake at with a non-LSU email address, you need to click the "sign in with your email address" option.


This form is for alumni who graduated BEFORE May 2018 and wish to have a Handshake account for job searching, making appointments and learning about career events and resources. 

Alumni who graduated AFTER May 2018 should refer to the instructions above this form for accessing their account.

Alumni who wish to have an employer account for recruiting LSU students and alumni should instead request that account at

I am a graduate of the LSU Baton Rouge campus. I will provide information that is true and accurate to the best of my knowledge. If I provide false information, I will be deactivated from Handshake for one year from date of deactivation.

I grant permission for the LSU Olinde Career Center to release employment data to prospective employers, but I understand that using services offered by the Career Center does not guarantee employment.

My alumni registration includes:

  • Free access to Handshake (job postings, résumé referrals, on-campus interviews and interviewing programs, employer directory)
  • Free appointments
  • Free attendance to LSU Olinde Career Center events

By typing your electronic signature below, you agree to the statements and terms stated above.


Come Home, Louisiana

Are you an LSU alumna/us considering returning to Louisiana and looking for available positions? Visit as an additional resource for finding opportunities through the Louisiana Job Connection.

Louisiana's economy is strong! Companies like IBM, Bell Helicopter, EA Sports and others with locations in Louisiana there is a job waiting for you here. The LSU Olinde Career Center can assist you with your search, résumés/cover letters, mock interviews and more. We look forward to assisting you and welcoming you back home!