Office of Career Services - Testudo

Employer Engagement

Employer Engagement

You’re a relationship builder with a passion for students and a commitment to finding the best and brightest talent for your company. At the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business, we are equally driven by an innovative approach to talent management across a broad spectrum of programs and we pledge to provide unparalleled customer service. We invite you to get involved, stay involved and build your brand with Smith.

We offer a variety of ways to partner with us. Whether you’re a Smith Terp with a vested interest in giving back to your school, or are new to recruiting at Smith, here are several options for connecting with the talent you desire and building a strategic presence on our campus.

HireSmith – Our Online Recruiting Portal

Post jobs, review resumes and schedule on-campus recruiting interview dates. Visit to set up your complimentary account.

Information Sessions and Corporate Presentations

Drive student interest and increase your brand visibility by scheduling sessions that convey your company’s unique value proposition and hiring needs.

Employer of the Day

Your company will have high visibility at the Smith School’s main entrance where you’ll network with students, both informally in groups and one-on-one, for all or part of the day.


You’ll conduct informal coaching and advising sessions with Smith students from your own in-house suite, providing them with additional expertise in mapping out their career goals.

On-Campus Interviews

This is the most effective way to recruit at the Smith School. We assist in planning, preparing and executing on-campus interviews, making your experience here easy, efficient and exceptional. Our 19 interview suites are at your disposal, and when you’re ready for a break, have lunch on us.

Connect Virtually

Can’t make it to College Park? CISCO TelePresence brings our campus — and our top-notch students — to you.

Annual Career Fairs

There are dozens of local and on-campus career fairs, including: CareerQuest, Smith Undergraduate, MS & Start-Up fairs, Supply Chain Coffee House, and other Just-in-Time networking events. Please contact the Office of Career Services for additional information.


Partner with us to develop our Smith Terps through participation in resume reviews, mock interview workshops or career panels.

Make New Connections

OCS can also connect you with other Smith departments to create brand awareness, including executive speaking engagements and partnerships with faculty, student clubs and our Centers of Excellence.

Signature Events

The Smith School sponsors hundreds of events each year, including CEO @ Smith and the Smith School Business Summit (SSBS), which provides an opportunity for the entire Smith School community to engage in compelling discussions on currents trends and strategies.