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Welcome Wheaton College Students and Alumni

  • Search, select and store job listings from all job boards and all company job postings.
  • Get up-to-date contact information, including e-mail addresses, for millions of companies.
  • Access in-depth information about contacts and companies posting jobs.
  • Record, save and store your correspondence history records automatically.
  • Create personal marketing campaigns, including unlimited resumes and cover letters easily, and save them to access, print or e-mail.
  • Manage your confidential CareerShift account securely from any computer 24/7, to update & maintain your organized and recorded job search.

This web resource is for authorized users through Wheaton College only. Students, Alumni, Faculty and Staff all have unlimited access.

  • Students: Please log into Handshake with your Wheaton credentials
  • Alumni: Navigate to to sign up and activate your account. Note: Wheaton College should auto-populate on this page. Fill in your first and last name, email address, major, graduation month and year, and add a password. You will need to agree to the terms of service and privacy policy by checking a box. Click on "create account" to get started. Your account should be activated within 1-2 business days.
  • Faculty & Staff: Please contact Ally Baldwin at to request your Handshake account.

To access CareerShift please log into your Handshake account. Once logged in, click on Career Center in the upper right corner, and then select Resources in the middle of the page. Search and select CareerShift. You will then find the weblink to access CareerShift. When accessing Handshake for the first time, you will be prompted to answer an initial user survey one time only. After completing this and activating your CareerShift account, you will be granted unlimited access. For more information or questions, please contact Maggie Becker at

SIGN UP NOW to begin moving your career forward.