OAKLAND UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT

Welcome to SmartFindExpress!

Important: if this is your first time using the SmartFindExpress website, you must call
510-379-9303

This phone number you use to register your account and to create a new Password.


When registering, use your Employee ID (without any leading zeros) as both your User ID and Password. Please be sure to press the * key after each entry.

You will be prompted to voice your name and to create a new Password. You will then be able to access your online account.

For all other Substitute System inquiries, please contact the Substitute Office (510) 879-0204.



• To get your paystub, click here to login to
Employee Support Portal (Escape)

• To sign up for Direct Deposit:
- Complete this form: Direct Deposit Form
- Bring to the Payroll Dept at 1000 Broadway Suite 295
- Or fax to 510-879-8233