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Preferred Display Name

Use this form if you are a current student and would like to change your first name in certain ASU systems without changing your Primary (legal) name.

A change to your preferred display name will update some ASU systems but not others. 

See Preferred Name Display for more information on systems impacted.

Faculty/staff: See Instructions for Faculty/Staff Preferred Display Name Change

If you have changed your legal name and want to update your name in all ASU systems, do not use this form. Request a formal legal name change by submitting Student Name Change form.


If you have questions or need additional information, please contact University Registrar Services at or 480-965-3124.


Preferred Display Name form
Click here to submit the form electronically via DocuSign (instructions).  Electronic submissions will automatically be sent to the Registrar's office.


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