Answered By: Lippincott Library
Last Updated: Jul 10, 2020     Views: 702

From the WRDS homepage, select the Register tab, or click the Register for a WRDS Account link. Fill in the requested information, including name, email address, institution, affiliation with institution, desired username, etc.

  • Wharton users must select "The Wharton School" from the institution drop down and must use an @wharton.upenn.edu email address on the form.
  • Wharton undergraduates should choose "Masters / Undergrad" not "Class" accounts for course related activities. Class accounts may only be requested by faculty. Research Assistant accounts are also available to undergraduates working as RAs.
  • Other Penn users must select "University of Pennsylvania" from the institution drop down and must use a upenn.edu email address on the form. 

To complete the registration, you must agree to the WRDS Terms of Use.

Visiting faculty and exchange students should contact wrds-support@wharton.upenn.edu to request an account.