Transition from BuckyNet to Handshake

The UW-Madison campus has transitioned from BuckyNet to Handshake.

Handshake offers many exciting new features that will transform the student and employer experience, including:

  • A single login portal for employers and students
  • Ability for employers to post jobs to UW-Madison and 475+ schools from one dashboard
  • Personalized job recommendations based on students’ major, interests, and more
  • Advanced, streamlined event management capabilities

Employers can now connect to UW-Madison on Handshake.  Find more information about the transition and how to create a Handshake account at