Affiliate Accounts

Affiliate accounts 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 email (by request), wireless and university applications such as webBASIS. Most affiliations are short-term and end within a year.

Get Started

Request Affiliate Account

To get started, request a University ID for the affiliate. A date of birth is required for all affiliates, and non-academic affiliates must also provide a Social Security number.

Academic Affiliates

Contact the academic unit with which they will be affiliated, or contact the Office of the Registrar at 479-575-5451 or Academic affiliates include visiting speakers, researchers and faculty.

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.

Activate Affiliate Account

Once the affiliate receives a University ID, they can activate the account at

More Information

Affiliate Email

To request email for an existing affiliate account, use the Exchange Mailbox Request form.

Affiliate Internet 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.

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