The time zone for a new Greenhouse user account will be automatically detected and set by Greenhouse after the initial login.

To confirm or change your account's time zone, or to edit your account's time or date formats, click Hi [Name] in the upper-right hand corner of the screen, and then click Account Settings from the dropdown menu.


On the Account Settings page, navigate to the Personal Information panel and click the Edit icon edit_2.png


On the Edit Personal Information page, navigate to the following fields to adjust your account settings: 

  • Date format
  • Time format
  • Time zone


When you have finished, click Save to apply the changes to your account.

Depending on your date format choice, candidate, job, offer, and application details, as well as report columns and their contents will be represented in either MM/DD/YYYY, DD/MM/YYYYY, or YYYY/MM/DD date formats.

Note: Date format choices will not affect date formats for Greenhouse Mobile Recruiting App or Events App.


Date Tokens

Your date format choice will also be passed to all General, Email, and Offer Tokens that capture date information (e.g., {{APPLIED_DATE}}, {{START_DATE}}, {{END_DATE}}).