Application to Join Upwork Declined

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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...

Invitation to Create a Freelancer Account

Clients can send a Bring Your Own (BYO) invitation to freelancers they know outside Upwork. They're asking you to join Upwork and continue doing business with them through our p...

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...