About Handshake

Handshake logoHandshake is one of the leading student-centered jobs boards in the country. Over 400,000 employers, including many in our region, use Handshake to recruit current college students and recent graduates for just about any career you can imagine.

All Seattle Colleges students and alumni have free access to Handshake. When you fill out your profile, Handshake will personalize jobs, internships, and career events based on your interests and skills.

Learn more by visiting Handshake’s Student FAQ.

Why should I use Handshake?

  1. Handshake is free for all enrolled Seattle College students as well as alumni.
  2. Handshake lets employers recruit specifically at your college. All the jobs are posted just for students, which means you aren’t competing against professionals with 5+ years of experience.
  3. Handshake has the most opportunities for students and new college grads of any job platform. 
  4. Handshake will give you personalized job recommendations based on the information you provide on your profile—so you can find jobs and internships that are right for you. Recruiters are five times more likely to proactively reach out to you with job opportunities and event invitations if your profile is complete.