Automatically assign user role based on email not working


I found this thread ( and I thought I got it to work yesterday but it is not working. Can someone help me with this?

It keeps defaulting to Portal Member.

add_action( 'um_user_register', 'update_users_company_info', 10, 2 );
function update_users_company_info( $user_id, $args ){
  if( isset( $args['user_email'] ) ){
    list($user, $domain) = explode('@', $args['user_email'] );

    if ($domain == '') {
      wp_update_user( array( 'ID' => $user_id, 'role' => 'um_prospect' ) );
      // update_field('user_company', 1725, $user_id);


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