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Application to Join Upwork Declined

We understand that building a freelance business on Upwork is important to you, and that you may be frustrated when we decline your application. As remote working becomes more p...

Accept a "Bring Your Own" Invitation to Upwork

The Bring Your Own Talent (BYOT or BYO) program allows you to accept an invitation from a client to work on a contract, even if you are not currently a registered member of Upwo...

Upwork Readiness Test

At Upwork, we’re committed to keeping our global marketplace safe, and to providing the resources to help our community succeed. Are you up-to-date on Upwork’s best practices? T...

Eligibility to Join and Use Upwork

With a few exceptions, most everyone over the age of 18 who has an Internet connection can apply to join. Although not all applications are approved, we're proud to support a th...

Change Account Type

If you inadvertently signed up as a client, adding a freelancer profile to your account is easy. To change your account type Go to Settings › My Info Click the Create New Accou...

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