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Welcome to Handshake!

Students And Alumni

Handshake is a modern career development platform that is user and mobile friendly.

Great features include:

  • Internship, part-time, and full time job search
  • Career exploration resources
  • Career related workshops and presentations
  • Employer events, including Career Fairs
  • Links to career resources
  • An optimized mobile experience

Current Student Login:

Log in to your student Handshake account. Click on “Boise State University Sign On” and use your my.boisestate username and password. (If you’re already logged in to my.boisestate, you’ll be taken directly to your Handshake home page.

Here are some external resources to help you navigate your student account:

Alumni – How to register for an account:

  1. Go to
  2. Click Sign Up for an Account at the bottom left side of the page
  3. Click the Student / Alumni button.
  4. Fill in your personal information and create a password.
    • Tip:  When asked to enter your email, use your .edu email address if you have one. If you are a recent alumnus, you may already have an account and can log in with your my.boisestate credentials. If not, use your personal email address.
    • Please read the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy and check the box to agree to the terms of service before you click Submit.
  5. Next, you should see a screen asking you to confirm your registration.
    • To confirm your registration, click on the link that you received in your email.
    • Tip:  If you don’t find your confirmation email, please check your spam folderTo prevent future e-mails from being sent into your spam folder add to your contacts.
    • If you still have difficulty please contact Handshake at

Once you’ve confirmed your email address, you are registered as an alumnus and may now log in at with your email address and password to complete your Handshake profile!

Feel free to contact us at the Career Center with any questions you have: (208) 426-1747 or

Privacy Statement

The Boise State University Career Center is committed to maintaining good privacy practices regarding electronic personal information for all our users. All data collected for our job listing/resume database and on-campus recruiting services are stored on Handshake servers. Information collected is used to provide and tailor services to our users. It is also used to construct aggregate reports that assist us in program planning.

The system for providing the job listing/resume database and the on-campus recruiting service may collect system information such as IP address and browser version. This system is provided by the Boise State University Career Center in partnership with Handshake. View the Handshake Privacy Policy here.

Collection and access to student information is governed by campus and federal policy under the Federal Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), as well the Boise State University Information Technology Resource Use Policy. All of our users’ information is considered confidential and its use is restricted to Boise State University Career Center staff, on an as-needed basis.

Jobs posted by employers on BroncoJobs may or may not be reviewed before posting. Site users are urged to validate job postings and use caution and common sense when applying. Do not disclose Social Security numbers, credit card information, or bank account numbers to unknown employers.

If you have any questions, concerns, or comments regarding this Privacy Policy or privacy issues relating to BroncoJobs, please contact us.