Can I change my name as it appears on Blackboard?

This document provides instructions on how to respond to students who ask "Can I change my name as it appears on Blackboard?"

Yes, it is possible for students to change their preferred name under certain conditions. More information may be found here:

https://genderandsexuality.uic.edu/gender-inclusion-uic/name-changes-campus-records/

http://accc.uic.edu/answer/how-do-i-update-my-information-uic-directory

https://www.uillinois.edu/about/policies/preferred_first_name_statement/

This change will take place in the Banner system first, and later will be copied to Blackboard. It is also possible to suggest a name pronunciation to your course instructor and they can track it in the Course Photo Roster or manually.




Keywords:"Learning Management System",LMS,Blackboard   Doc ID:75818
Owner:Szymon M.Group:University of Illinois at Chicago ACCC
Created:2017-08-17 17:44 CDTUpdated:2019-03-11 09:57 CDT
Sites:University of Illinois at Chicago ACCC, University of Illinois at Chicago Sandbox KB
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