Name Change

Students who need to update or correct their name must request this change in writing and provide documentation to the Office of the University Registrar.

Request Form

Acceptable Documentation

  • Driver's License or Passport
  • Original, Legal Documents or Certified Copies Verifying Name Change
    • Mariage License
    • Divorce Documents
    • Naturalization Papers
    • Passport
    • Court Order
    • Birth Certificate (This can only be used for students who are asking to have spelling errors in their given name corrected. To change a married name back to a maiden name, legal documentation other than birth certificate must be provided.)

International Student Name Changes

In addition to providing the above documentation, International students must also first obtain a signature on the Bio/Demo Change form from their International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) advisor. ISSS is located in Building 21, Room F, 3rd floor. Once the signature is obtained, the form may then be submitted with the legal documentation to the Office of the Registrar.