A Job and Internship Platform for Students
Start your job or internship hunt at Handshake – a modern, easy-to-use platform where students and alumni can find full-time and part-time internships and jobs, as well as volunteer opportunities.
On Handshake, you can schedule advising appointments, connect with employers, register for events, and more! Log in to your Handshake using your Los Rios student ID and password.
The Handshake support website has many useful articles and resources, including the following:
- Getting Started on Handshake
- Handshake How-tos
- Handshake Blog with Articles and Career Tips
- Virtual Career Fair
- Student FAQs
- Handshake Desktop vs. Mobile
Get the Handshake Mobile App
Download Handshake in the Apple App Store or Google Play Store by searching for "Handshake".
Download Handshake on the App StoreGet Handshake on Google Play
Faculty and Staff: Posting Jobs on Handshake
If you are a faculty or staff member who wants to post an on-campus job or internship on Handshake, then contact the appropriate office at American River College:
Career and Pathways
The ARC Career and Pathways offers an array of resources to assist students in choosing career options, planning for college, preparing for employment, and researching current job openings. All services are provided at no charge.
Learning-Aligned Employment Program (LAEP)
LAEP allows students to obtain jobs or internships that relate to their area of study, career objective, or the exploration of career objectives.
Work Experience and Internship Program
We offer an experiential academic program that allows students to apply what they have learned in the classroom to a work environment while earning college credit.
The WorkAbility III (WAIII) program helps students with disabilities explore career opportunities, connect to internships, and find a job.