Handshake for Students, Alumni and Employers

What is Handshake used for?

A job-site platform for you to access jobs, internships, & career events based on your interests & skills.


Go to app.joinhandshake.com or download the mobile app (Apple App Store | Google Play)

In search bar type in “Bellevue College.”

Use Bellevue College email (firstname.lastname@bellevuecollege.edu) to Log in.

Activate Your Account Now


Recent alumni who graduated in the past six month can log in to Handshake with their BC NetID. Alumni and former students who left BC more than six month ago will need to request access. Just fill out the short form below and we’ll send you an invitation to join the system a day or two later.

Request Handshake Access


Employers can use Handshake to post jobs, events, career fairs, and find diverse student talent to reach candidates from over 2,000 colleges, universities, and community colleges. Get insights through data analytics on events and campaign effectiveness, program progress, and more.

Sign Up as an Employer

Handshake Resources & Tips

Handshake’s Help Center

Handshake’s Help Center offers tutorials and resources to help you set up, navigate, and use your Handshake profile. 


If you have any concerns or issues, please email careers@bellevuecollege.edu.

Last Updated February 2, 2023