Be part of the Handshake Community

Promoted as the #1 way college students get hired, Handshake connects students with employers for internships, part-time, and full-time employment.
This free online job board utilizes a personalized, skill specific algorithm to help students find opportunities that match their career pathway.

Connect through Handshake to learn about industry and campus job fairs, apply directly for positions and schedule interviews with employers, and more.

Current students and VCCCD alumni have access to Handshake. Contact us for question/assistance with your account. 

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Activating Your Account - Student Onboarding Experience

As a VCCCD student, you can maximize your job and internship search by activating your account, uploading your resume, and setting up search filters for the positions and industries that most interest you!

Review the information below to activate your account and learn the benefits of being part of the Handshake community.