Visit our Student How-To Page for video tutorials on Purple Briefcase.
How To: Students
How to Sign Up:
- Go to genesee.edu/career
- Click on the Purple Briefcase banner
- Select New Student
- This includes Alumni, Community Members & Faculty/Staff
Complete the prompts and select “FIND ME” – You will NOT be found.
Click on the blue box on the bottom to “CREATE PENDING ACCOUNT”
Your account will be approved by Career Services staff within 1-2 business days. You will receive an email confirmation when this is complete.
Switch Profile to Public:
- Once your profile is created, click my profile on left menu bar
- Click the gear button in bottom right corner
- Switch profile to public:
How to Complete O*NET Interest Profiler:
- Log into Purple Briefcase
- Select career path on left menu bar
- Follow the on screen instructions to complete the O*NET Interest Profiler
- View careers that match you interests
- Click on a suggested career to explore more:
- Job outlook
- Education needed