Google Apps: Faculty and Staff Accounts

With UARK Gmail, students have access to Google Drive, Calendar and Hangouts. Faculty and staff can create a Google account to share Google Drive content with students. By creating a Google account attached to your university email account, you will have access to Google Drive and Calendar services, excluding Gmail.

Before sharing Google Drive content, read the Google Apps and Accessibility Guidelines Tech Article.

  1. Go to

  2. If you are signed in with a personal Google account, sign out and follow the links to Add a new account.

  3. Enter your first and last name.

  4. Click "I prefer to use my current email address."

  5. Enter your UARK email address, for example,

  6. Create a password, and enter it again to confirm. You will receive an email in your Exchange Online mailbox verifying your account creation.

Related Links

Google Apps and Accessibility Guidelines
Google Apps Features

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  1. Raquel Castro Salas
    5:02 pm

    Can I use Google Apps for Education as an instructor? I tried to login and it says that I have to have access to the University domain or something like that. Who should I talk to in order to get access to the Google Classroom platform? Thank you!

    1. Erin Griffin
      Content strategy/IA specialist
      11:49 am

      Raquel, I am investigating this to find an answer to your question. Thank you for your interest in using Google Apps for your students. Someone from IT Services will contact you as soon as we have an answer.

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