Professional Development

SmithNY offers a number of ways for alumni to access the career services of the Smith school and be proactive about their professional development. Please find a number of options below.


It’s all about staying engaged! As alumni, your continued involvement with the Smith community is extremely valuable. Through SmithConnector, the Smith School has provided a variety of opportunities for alumni to connect with one another, interact with current students, collaborate with faculty and staff, and continually pursue your career and philanthropic aspirations. Register today, and be sure to look up the SmithNY group page in SmithConnector to join the group.


Whether you’re looking for a job or looking to hire, the HireSmith Career Services Management System can provide valuable services. From career fairs to workshops to on-line job banks, many helpful career and job search tools are available to Smith alumni.

Smith Start for Students

Smith alumni can partner with the Office of Career Services to help deliver value to students and organizations and to keep actively involved with the Smith community after graduation.

Recruit Smith Talent

Connect your organization with Smith and participate in hiring undergraduate and/or graduate level interns and employees. To begin recruiting today, please visit this link or call 301-405-2301.


Volunteer to help with career programming for students. Alumni can help with conducting mock interviews, participating on information panels and more. If you would like to volunteer to support career programs, please visit this link, or call 301-405-2301.

Sponsor Career programs

To provide sponsorship for career programs such as networking mixers, mock interviews, guest speakers and more, please visit this link, or call 301-405-2301. Sponsors will work with our career services team and development team to solidify sponsorship intent and properly document supporting gifts.