Your Job and Internship Resource Hub

Finding and securing employment can be time-consuming and confusing due to the large number of resources available online and elsewhere. The St. Cloud State University Career Center has provided resources that will help you focus your current job search.

Handshake is SCSU's primary source for all on-campus employment, including graduate assistantships. Students can search and apply for positions. 

How can we support your job search today?

Graduate Assistantships and Handshake

Graduate Assistantships

All currently available graduate assistant positions can be found on Handshake. Log in using your Star ID and password. To request an account, contact the Career Center at

Position Spotlights (as of July 8, 2024)
Computer Science GA - Computer Science and Information Technology
Center for Teacher Preparation GA - College of Education and Learning Design
Graduate Assistant - MedTech Graduate Education at Plymouth

Graduate Assistant - Center for Policy Research and Community Engagement

Additional Handshake Resources

Registered users of Handshake have access to the following employment opportunities and resources. To request an account, contact the Career Center at

  • Full- and part-time jobs
  • Internships
  • Work study jobs
  • Graduate assistantships
  • Career events and job and internship fairs
  • Candid Career videos for career preparation
  • On-campus interviews
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Mock Interviews, LinkedIn Reviews and Resume Reviews


International Student Career Planning

The United States has strict rules and guidelines for international students working off campus during while in school. To better prepare yourself for potential employment off campus after you graduate explore and review these career planning resources and tips.

SCSU's international students have gone on to work at these and many other U.S. employers:

  • 3M
  • Amazon
  • Boston Scientific
  • CentraCare Health Systems
  • Medtronic
  • Open Access Technology International, Inc.
  • UnitedHealth Group
  • Veritas Technologies LLC
  • Wells Fargo
  • Wolters Kluwer Financial Services

Use these links to begin your journey to securing employment in the U.S.


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