Name Changes on Student Center

Step 1. Log into your myHumboldt account
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Step 2. Click the box labeled "Student Center" (top right hand corner)

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Step 3. In the Personal Information section (middle of page) click "Names"

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Step 4. Click "Add a New Name"

Description start - Screenshot of the Names Section of the Student Center. The "Add A New Name" option is outlined in red. Description End

Step 5. Under the Name Type drop down menu, select "Preferred"

Description start - Screenshot of the "Add A New Name" Section of the Student Center. The "Name Type" drop down menu option is outlined in red. Description End

Step 6. Enter your preferred name

Description start - Screenshot of the "Add A New Name" Section of the Student Center. The "First Name" field is outlined in red. Description End

Step 7. Click Save

Notes:

  • It can take up to 48 hours for the system to update your name.
  • Last Names on the student center can only be changed as a result of a legal name change. You must file a name change request with the Office of the Registrar to do this

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Changing Pronouns on Student Center

Step 1. Log into myHumboldt
Description start - Screenshot of the Humboldt Home Website. The myhumboldt tab is highlighted in the top right corner. Description End
Step 2. Click the box labled Student Center (top right hand corner)
Description start - Screenshot of the myhumboldt screen. A red rectangle outlines the student center tab in the top right corner. Description end
Step 3. In the Personal Information section (middle of page) click Names
Description start - Screenshot of the Personal Information Section of the Student Center. The "Names" is outlined in red. Description End
Step 4. Click Preferred Pronouns
Description start - Screenshot of the "Names" page of the Student Center. The "Pronouns" tab in the top right corner is outlined in red. Description End
Step 5. Select your pronouns from the presets. If they are not listed, skip to Step 6
Description start - Screenshot of the "Pronouns" page of the Student Center. The "Pronouns" drop down menu option is outlined in red. Description End
Step 6. If your pronouns are not listed, Select "Not Listed" and manually enter your pronouns
Description start - Screenshot of the "Pronouns" page of the Student Center. The "Subject/Object/Possessive" field is outlined in red. Description End
Step 7. Click Save

FAQ - Preferred Names/Pronouns @ Humboldt