Set Your Availability

Keeping your availability updated can help you to access the most relevant jobs and helps you avoid the frustration of dealing with invitations when you're not looking for more work. You may want to take a moment to update your availability when you accept new work, a contract ends, or your life outside Upwork gets too busy.

To set your availability, go to Find Work. Click Change Availability in the My Profile pane on the right side.

  • If available, set hours per week you can accept.
  • If not available, set an available on date (best estimate).

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