Bullseye powered by Handshake

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Bullseye powered by Handshake is an online service that makes it easy for UB students and alumni to connect with employers. If you are looking for a job or internship — or you have a position to fill — we encourage you to login and start managing your search today.

The Ultimate Job and Internship Spot


In This Tab:

Post a Job or Internship

Post jobs, internships and view resumes to get the right candidate for your department, all in Bullseye powered by Handshake.

How-to Post an On Campus Job or Internship

1. Login to Bullseye powered by Handshake as an Employer.

2. Click on Post a Job on your home page dashboard.

3. Begin to fill out all four (4) sections of the form, clicking NEXT in between each section. *See tips below to help you maximize your job/internship posting.

Important Tips When Filling Out Your Job or Internship Posting

  • Please start the Job Title with the type of position you’ll be posting and the office/department. 
    Example: Student Assistant – Career Services Front Desk Assistant.  **Hint: this helps students filter and discover jobs they are qualified for and know which office/department they are applying to.
  • "Company Division" is your office/department.
  • Answer NO to “Require students to also apply through website or applicant tracking system?”
  • If you’re posting a Work Study position, please mark YES for “Work Study Job?”
  • Please put the job location (address) and office in the Job Description
  • No need to change Job Location. Please keep as 12 Capen Hall, Buffalo, New York 14260-1660.
  • Select only the majors that can apply to your job. **Hint: all desired majors should be in green. To unselect a major, click the check mark next to the major and it will turn gray.
  • Choose how you want to receive applications.
  • Add only University at Buffalo to your school list by clicking UNIVERSITY AT BUFFALO.

4. Once you have completed filling out your job posting, click CREATE.

5. Next, add the NACE Career Readiness Competency label(s) to the posting. You can do this by clicking the “Select a label” down arrow located on the right side of screen. Select all the NACE Career Readiness Competencies that apply to this position.

List of NACE Competencies

  • Leadership | nace career readiness competency
  • Oral/written communications | nace career readiness competency
  • Teamwork/collaboration | nace career readiness competency
  • Digital technology | nace career readiness competency
  • Professionalism/work ethic | nace career readiness competency
  • Career management | nace career readiness competency
  • Global/intercultural fluency | nace career readiness competency
  • Critical thinking | nace career readiness competency

6. Finish by reviewing job/internship posting to make sure everything is correct. **Hint: When reviewing job posting, click ⭐FAVORITE JOB. This will make it even easier to locate your job again.

More questions about how to use Bullseye powered by Handshake? Here are some video tutorials to get started.

Get Started Posting a Job or Internship

Login using your email and Handshake password. Not the "Univeristy at Buffalo Sign On."

Are you a UB alum?

Good News! You already have a live student/alumni account in Bullseye powered by Handshake. Follow these special instructions on how to create and get access to an on campus employer account.

Creating An On Campus Employer Account

Bullseye powered by Handshake is the ultimate job and internship tool to find the right candidate your department. But first, you'll need to create an On Campus Employer Account.

Your Step by Step Guide to Creating An On Campus Employer Account

Note: This process works best when using Google Chrome browser.

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Step 1 - Creating a Handshake Password

  • Go to the Bullseye powered by Handshake login page.
  • Enter your UB email and click the Continue button.
  • Click on Log In using Email and Password.
  • Click the Set your password button.
  • Handshake will send you a Password Reset Request email. This may a few minutes to to show up in your inbox.
  • Follow the email instructions and Reset My Password.
  • Create a New Password. This will be your Handshake password that you'll use to sign into Bullseye powered by Handshake.
  • Click the Update Password button.
  • Then, close the Handshake tab or window in browser and continue to Step 2 - Setting Up Your Employer Account (below).

Step 2 - Setting Up Your Employer Account

Once you have created a Handshake password, you can begin setting up your employer account by:

  • Signing up as an Employer using the same email and new Handshake password you just created, phone number and your job title. 
  • Click the Sign Up button.
Are you a UB Alum?

A message will prompt you to enter the password for the Student account that's associated with your email address. Just re-enter your Handshake password that you just created and click the blue Sign Up button.

  • Select the types of students you wish to recruit for your on campus position (select all that apply).
  • Alma Mater and Graduation Year is OPTIONAL.
  • Click the Next: Employer Guidelines button.
  • Select NO to the question "Are you a third party recruiter recruiting on behalf of a company?" 
  • Click the Next: Confirm Email button.
  • You'll receive an Email Confirmation email from Handshake. This may a few minutes to show up in your inbox.
  • Once you receive your Email Confirmation, continue to Step 3 - Completing Your Employer Profile (below).

Step 3 - Completing Your Employer Profile

Once you received your Email Confirmation email from Handshake,

  •  In the email, click the Confirm Email button. This will bring you back into Bullseye powered by Handshake.
  • Next, search and Request to join UB - University at Buffalo, The State University of New York as your company/employer.
  • You'll receive an access request to UB - University at Buffalo, The State University of New York stating that you've successfully requested access to UB. An alert has been sent to staff members in Career Services. You'll receive an email that you're approved within 24-36 hours.
  • Click the Next: Connect to Schools button at the top of the page.
  • Using the search bar, search for University at Buffalo.
  • Click the + next to the University at Buffalo to connect to the school. This allows students to see your posted jobs or internships.
  • Click the Next: Finish button at the top of the page.
  • Please wait for a request for access to UB - University at Buffalo, The State University of New York has been approved. An email will be sent your inbox from Handshake.
  • Once you receive Your access request to UB - University at Buffalo, The State University of New York has been approved email, continue to Step 4 - Posting Your On Campus Jobs and Internships (below).

You’ll receive a message whether you are approved or pending.  You must be approved before being able to post a job or internship. This may take up to 24-36 hours to get approved.

Step 4 - Posting Your On Campus Jobs and Internships

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Why Use Bullseye powered By Handshake?

Powerful applicant filtering
Narrow down potential hires to the best fits through our advanced filter options.

Job Fair Registration 
Register for the On Campus Job Fair in late August, and double your applicate pool for the fall semester.

Direct student messaging
See a student you like? Contact students directly through Bullseye powered by Handshake.

Employer Training
Need a quick start to your experiences? Access the how-to tutorials to find with videos and articles that will help you get started.

Videos and Tutorials to Help You Hire Students

Managing Your Account

Creating an Account

Screenshot of creating a UB On Campus Employer account in Bullseye powered by Handshake

Video Length: 1:58

This video will help you set up an on campus employer account.

Posting Tutorials

Post An on campus job

Screenshot of posting a UB on campus job on Bullseye powered by Handshake.

Video Length: 3:16

This video will help you post an on campus job.

Reviewing Applicants

Managing Applicants

screenshot of managing applicants in Bullseye powered by Handshake.

This tutorial will help you manage from start to finish the applicants that apply to your posting.

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