Handshake Access for Community Members

Access to Handshake is available to UW certificate students and community members on a quarterly basis at a nominal fee. Please see below for the fee and access schedule, as well as the online registration form for requesting access.

Once the online registration webform has been submitted, you will be redirected to the UW Career & Internship Center webstore to complete your payment. Once payment has been processed, a member of our staff will add you as a user to the UW Handshake platform and you will receive a confirmation email to log in to your Handshake account.

**Please note – Community Member Handshake access does NOT include access to career coaching appointments, virtual career fairs, workshops, panels, or employer-hosted events on campus.

Spring 2024 Quarter Access (March 25, 2024 – June 16, 2024)

OptionPriceAccess Granted FromSubscribe On or After
1$60March 25, 2024 until June 16, 2024March 25, 2024
2$40April 22, 2024 until June 16, 2024April 22, 2024
3$20May 20, 2024 until June 16, 2024May 19, 2024

Summer 2024 Quarter Access (June 17, 2024 – September 22, 2024)

OptionPriceAccess Granted FromSubscribe On or After
1$60June 17, 2024 until September 22, 2024June 17, 2024
2$40July 15, 2024 until September 22, 2024July 15, 2024
3$20August 12, 2024 until September 22, 2024August 12, 2024
Previous Handshake Account(Required)
Have you had a UW Handshake account in the past?
Continuum College Enrollment(Required)
Are you currently enrolled in a UW Continuum College certificate/non-matriculated program? (https://www.continuum.uw.edu/programs)

Questions? Email handshake@uw.edu