Name Change

Update Your Preferred Display Name in Canvas

For information on how to update your preferred display name and desired pronoun in Canvas, visit the Canvas Resources page maintained by the Center for Teaching Excellence.

Create a Preferred Alias in Gmail and the University Directory

To create a preferred alias for use in Gmail and the University Directory, log into the Portal and select "Address/Alias Settings" under "Common Services." Be sure to specify to the IT Help Desk that you would like an alias for your e-mail account and for the Directory search. Once complete, you will be able to use both your existing e-mail and directory information as well as your new preferred name e-mail and directory information.

Update Your Preferred Display Name Across EagleApps and the Agora Portal

Students wishing to update their preferred display name across EagleApps and the Agora Portal should log into the Portal and select “Request Preferred First Name” under Account and Personal Info.