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Login to Purple Briefcase

Visit our Student How-To Page for video tutorials on Purple Briefcase.

How To: Students

How to Sign Up:

  1. Go to genesee.edu/career
  2. Click on the Purple Briefcase banner
  3. Select New Student 
    • This includes Alumni, Community Members & Faculty/Staff
  4. Complete the prompts and select “FIND ME” – You will NOT be found.

  5. Click on the blue box on the bottom to “CREATE PENDING ACCOUNT”

  6. 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:

  1. Once your profile is created, click my profile on left menu bar
  2. Click the gear button in bottom right corner 
  3. Switch profile to public:
    Screenshot of show/hide public profile button

How to Complete O*NET Interest Profiler:

  1. Log into Purple Briefcase
  2. Select career path on left menu bar
  3. Follow the on screen instructions to complete the O*NET Interest Profiler
  4. View careers that match you interests
  5. Click on a suggested career to explore more:
    • Job outlook
    • Salary
    • Education needed
    • Etc.