Below are a few of the most commonly asked questions about Handshake
How long do I have access to Handshake?
You will have a Handshake account as long as you have a Pro subscription. If you cancel your Codecademy Pro subscription, your Handshake account will be archived when your subscription expires.
Who gets access to Handshake through Codecademy?
All learners enrolled in a Pro subscription can access Handshake. Students verified and enrolled in the Codecademy Student Plan do not have access to Handshake.
Users who are not verified student users but have a .edu email on Codecademy and a Pro subscription do have access to Handshake. However, in order to claim a Handshake account, you will need to update your email on Codecademy prior to claiming an account.
Follow these instructions to change your email on Codecademy.com.
For information about claiming a Handshake account, see this article.