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College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University

George Mason University Career Services

University Career Services is more than networking for job seekers.
University Career Services is George Mason University's centralized career center. We take an industry-focused approach to serving our students, alumni, and employers.

Career Planning Services

HANDSHAKE, Mason's University-wide Job Database!
HANDSHAKE is an internship and job search engine for the Mason community.

For alumni seeking access to HANDSHAKE, please visit this page. If you have any questions, call University Career Services at 703.993.2370 or email

All our events & fairs are open to alumni, and can be found on HANDSHAKE or by visiting the events page on the Career Services website.

Stay Connected to Mason

Share your industry career paths and job search expertise, while interacting with Mason students as a mentor.

LinkedIn is a great resource for students to find and connect with alumni and friends of Mason. Follow the Mason Alumni Association LinkedIn group to engage with fellow alumni.

Contact a Career Services Industry Advisor to participate in employer events, such as employer panels and networking events.

Hire A Patriot

Contact our Employer Relations Team at to learn more about the process of posting jobs or internship opportunities in HANDSHAKE. View this page for suggestions for appealing job and internship postings.

Alumni Association

Stay in touch with the George Mason Alumni Association.

CEHD on Facebook and Twitter

"Like" the CEHD Facebook page and Twitter feeds for news and more information as jobs and other opportunities are posted.