How It Works

Welcome to Optimal 2.0, a career management platform brought to you by in partnership with Bellarmine University. Inside, you’ll find a variety of tools to help you:

  • Create high-impact, interactive career materials based on your career goals
  • Present your materials online — with our easy-to-use website builder — and in print, as you can download your materials in a number of formats
  • Manage an unlimited number of career documents from one central location
  • Share your credentials with your network on your own professional website and across social networking sites.

If you have used the system before and already have an account, simply log in to begin. Otherwise, Create a New Account.

EDGE Program

Experiential learning opportunities are an important component of your career development at Bellarmine University. Career Development has partnered with the EDGE (Exploring & Documenting Great Experiences) Program to help you participate in, reflect upon and communicate about your co-curricular activities.

Students can use Optimal 2.0 to create electronic portfolios and skills profiles to supplement their EDGE Transcript. For more information, go to

Optimal Webinars - Live and recorded trainings for job seekers

Contact Us


Bellarmine University

Career Development
225 Campus Center
2001 Newburg Road
Louisville, KY 40205




Main Office Hours:Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., or by appointment.