Email and Messaging

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Student Email

UARK Gmail at is your official student mailbox. 
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Student Exchange Mailbox

Some students might be required to request an Exchange mailbox in addition to UARK Gmail.
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Faculty/Staff Email

IT Services provides integrated email and calendaring services for all faculty and staff with Exchange Online in the Office 365 cloud. 
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Outlook for Exchange

Outlook integrates with your Exchange Online email, calendar and Skype for Business messaging
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Faculty/Staff Profile Photo

Faculty and staff can submit photos to be displayed in Microsoft Outlook, Skype for Business and other services that integrate with Exchange Online. 
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Departmental Exchange Online Mailbox

A department can request an Exchange Online mailbox for a new or existing account.
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Mailing Lists

An electronic mailing list allows for widespread distribution of email to subscribers.
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If you are unable to access your email or other UARK services, contact the IT Help Desk at 479-575-2905 or submit an AskIT case. 

Instant Messaging

Skype for Business

Skype for Business features instant messaging, chat rooms, voice and video calling between individuals or groups, file transfer, and desktop sharing. 
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Google Hangouts

Students can access Google Hangouts—for instant messaging, group conversations, SMS, and voice and video calling—using their UARK username and password. 
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UARK Jabber

UARK Jabber instant messaging for faculty, staff and students can be accessed at with any web browser.
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