“We believe that talent is distributed evenly, but opportunity is not. Handshake was founded to level the playing field.” – Handshake team

As a student, your personalized Colby Handshake portal allows you to:

  • Schedule DavisConnects, industry specific career advising appointments
  • Explore thousands of jobs available to Colby students from around the country
  • Use the Colby specific “Colby Alumni/Parent/Partner” filter to find opportunities specifically for you
  • Save favorite job searches, and be notified when new jobs that match your preferences are posted
  • “One-click” job applications directly through Handshake
  • Personalized notifications of upcoming Colby job and interview deadlines


Learn about all the tools and resources available at the Handshake YouTube Channel


Check-out the Handshake blog for even more great career search information


Career Resources

Contact & Location

For all inquiries and questions, please call 207-859-4140

Grossman Hall
Mayflower Hill Drive
Waterville, ME 04901

DavisConnects Hours

Day of the week
Office Hours (Advising) Atrium Summer Hours
Monday 8:30 am- 4:30 pm 7:00 am- 4:00 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am- 4:30 pm 7:00 am- 4:00 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am- 4:30 pm 7:00 am- 4:00 pm
Thursday 8:30 am- 4:30 pm 7:00 am- 4:00 pm
Friday 8:30 am- 4:30 pm 7:00 am- 4:00 pm
Saturday   Closed
Sunday   Closed