The Boston College Career Center is pleased to announce the launch of Handshake. On June 1, 2020 Handshake replaced EagleLink as the official career management platform for Boston College. The launch opens the door for even more job and internship possibilities in a broad range of industries and geographic locations for students. 

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Why Use Handshake?

All of the top employers, including 100% of the Fortune 500, tech start-ups, nonprofits, and more are hiring students like you on Handshake

Once you fill out your profile, Handshake will show you jobs and internships that match your interests and skills. You may even discover a new career path.

Employers will message you with event invites, interview requests, and new job opportunities. Last year, recruiters sent more than 16 million messages to students.

On Handshake, you can store your resumes and other documents so they’re ready when you need them. You can even apply to jobs in two clicks with Quick Apply.

Handshake is where you will schedule an appointment with a career coach and find Boston College career events, including career fairs, workshops, information sessions, and more. 


of students who share their interests receive a message from a recruiter on Handshake.