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Accessing ARROW and the NetID Process
How do I log in to ARROW?
All UW-Madison faculty, staff and students have a NetID that allows them to log in to ARROW. A NetID is also used for logging into the MyUW Portal, the parking assignment system, and many other UW-Madison resources.
If you encounter issues logging in, please try the following steps:
How can someone not affiliated with UW-Madison access ARROW?
People without an affiliation with UW-Madison may request a special netID to access ARROW in certain situations. Individuals who may need to request a netID to access ARROW include:
NOTE: Starting October 1, 2018, the HS IRBs will no longer require study teams to obtain NetIDs for external personnel for whom UW-Madison is serving as IRB of record. Please see Training Requirements for External Personnel When the HS IRBs Serve as IRB of Record for details.
How do I request a NetID?
To request a NetID, please use the online request form. A NetID request can be submitted by the person needing a NetID or by another member of the study team.
UW-Madison requires the following information be provided about people requesting a NetID:
After the NetID request is submitted, the HS IRBs Office reviews the information and may request additional clarification from the study team before forwarding the request to our campus partners to obtain a campus ID from UW-Madison.
To check on the status of a NetID request, please contact the HS IRBs’ Reliance Team (email@example.com) for assistance.
What happens after my NetID request is processed?
The NetID will need be activated before it can be used: