Handshake Job Board

Handshake Job Board - Students & Alumni

Developing your skills through hands-on experience helps you identify your strengths and areas for growth. Gaining experience can be done through work experience opportunities and paid & unpaid employment opportunities and activities. Let’s get you started today!

If you are an employer, visit Industry Connections for more employer-related resources and step-by-step tutorial on how to post your internship/employment on Handshake!


Handshake is your one-stop-shop for kickstarting your employment journey! Each SDCCD student has an account created for them to explore careers, attend events, schedule appointments, and showcase their Handshake profile to employers! We encourage students to login and get comfortable utilizing the platform. Connect with a team member for more information.

Activate Your Handshake Account

Steps to activate your Handshake account:

  1. Use your email linked to your MySDCCD Portal to create your account at
  2. Complete your profile to search for jobs & internships based on major, interests, & more.
  3. Connect with employers, get job alerts, & apply with a few clicks. GET HIRED!
Employer Handshake account:

Need Help with activating your account?

Connect with the Career Center with your name and CSID

Additional Resources

Ready to apply for your next employment or internship opportunity? Get prepared and receive support by visiting our Workforce Skills & Preparation page.