About Affiliate Accounts

Affiliate can be granted to those not employed by the university or enrolled as students who have a legitimate need to access university resources. Affiliate accounts can access Wi-Fi, webBASIS, email (by request) and other online services. Most affiliations are short-term and end within a year.

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Wait! Before activating an affiliate account, it must first be granted through one of the request processes described below.

Requesting Affiliate Accounts

To get started, request a University ID for the affiliate. 

Academic Affiliates

Contact the academic unit with which they will be affiliated, or contact the Office of the Registrar at 479-575-5451 or registra@uark.edu. Academic affiliates include visiting speakers, researchers and faculty. Date of birth is required.

Non-academic Affiliates

Contact the leave administrator of the department with which they will be affiliated. Non-academic affiliates include vendors, contractors, consultants and those with an athletics affiliation. Date of birth and Social Security number are required.

Affiliate Wi-Fi Access

A UARK account is not necessary for guests to access the unsecured wireless network UARK Guest Wi-Fi. Those visiting from eduroam participating institutions can also connect to the eduroam wireless network.