Privacy Policy

Privacy Statement

The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith Career Services Office is committed to maintaining privacy of personal information for clients of the Career Services Office. Personal information collected and maintained by the Career Services Office is used in the provision of services to our clients, as well as to inform them of services and programs that may be of interest. As such, this collected information is accessible only to the UAFS staff. The personal information we collect may also be used to construct aggregate reports that assist us in program planning and for statistical reports. Collection and access to student information is governed by campus and federal policy under the Federal Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), as well the UAFS Privacy Policy.

Website Usage

Our on-line software, CareerLink, provides job listings, resume services, and On-Campus Recruiting services. CareerLink is provided in partnership with the NACElink Network ®, a national recruiting network. NACElink is an alliance of the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE), a nonprofit professional organization for career centers and employers, the Direct Employers Association, a nonprofit association of national employers, and Symplicity, a state-of-the-art technology provider of web-based tools and software solutions. Please remember that when you visit these other websites, even the affiliated and co-branded sites, the sites' own privacy policies apply. Jobs posted by employers on CareerLink may or may not be reviewed before posting.


Site users are urged to validate job postings and use caution and common sense when applying. Do not disclose Social Security numbers, credit card information, or bank account numbers to unknown employers.

Links to Other Websites

We make content or services from other websites available to you from links located on the Career Services’ website and/or via CareerLink. We also offer a collection of services, such as career planning tools, networking databases, resume preparation assistance, and other services, that are provided by third parties through links located on our website. Please remember that when you visit these other websites, even the affiliated and co-branded sites, the sites' own privacy policies apply. To read the privacy policies for some of the other sites, see the links below this policy. Unless otherwise noted, responsibility for the content, accuracy of information, changes and updates, quality, safety or suitability of any information found at linked sites resides solely with the sites. The Career Services Office provides these links as a convenience and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement of the site, or any association with its operators.

Comments and Questions

If you have any questions, concerns, or comments regarding this Privacy Policy or privacy issues relating to CareerLink, please contact the Career Services Office at 479-788-7017 or

Additional Information: Student Website Links

Federal Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)
NACElink Privacy Policy

Additional Information: Employer Website Links

Direct Employers Association
NACElink Privacy Policy