Welcome!




If you have forgotten your username and/or password, please enter your account email address below to request password reset instructions.


Welcome to the HireSmith Alumni Portal!

Recent Graduates:
Your HireSmith account has been promoted to the Alumni Portal, with your student profile fully intact. As an alumnus, you will no longer use the CAS (Central Authentication Service) for your login credentials. Instead, enter the email address that you used as a student in the “Forgot My Password” field and password reset instructions will be emailed to you. If none of your emails are detected by the system, see instructions on how to create a new account below.


First-time User Account:

To request a new account, email ocsservice@rhsmith.umd.edu with:

1.) UID (your 9-digit University ID)

2.) School email address

3.) Degree

4.) Major

5.) Graduation Date

Your account will typically be created within 2 business days, after which you will be able to log in. After logging in, please fill out your profile information in as much detail as possible and upload a resume for approval. Your resume will be typically take up to 2 business days to process, after which you will be able to apply to jobs.


Technical Notes:

This application relies on the usage of internet cookies. Optimal cookie settings will vary depending on your browser, but you must have your browser configured to accept cookies to use the GradLeaders application.

Currently, GradLeaders supports Internet Explorer versions 9 and above along with the latest version of Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome.