LGBT Resource Center


Name Changes

Students Can:

  • Add or update their authentic first name in the student portal; authentic name will display in Canvas, Starfish, CatTracks, and class rosters.
  • Update their legal name and gender through the Registrar's Office with a court order or government ID.
  • Request to have their WSU username and email address changed to use their authentic name.
  • Get a replacement Wildcard with their updated picture.

Instructions for all of the above can be found on the Name Change website.