How to Update Your Chosen Name

When provided, chosen names are used in University business where technically feasibly and where a legal name is not required. Additional information can be found on the Student Chosen Name Information page or the Employee Chosen Name Information page.

Step-by-Step Guide

  1. Log in to My Missouri State with your BearPass login and password.
  2. Select the Profile tab and then Update Chosen Name.

  3. Select Enter New Chosen Name to update your name. Then click Submit.

Questions and Concerns

To request systems be added to the list for assessment of name display, please contact Amie Squibb, Enrollment Services Systems Coordinator.

Questions and concerns about individual systems and how they display names may be directed to the Office of the Registrar (Students) or the Office of Human Resources (Employees).


To request help related to this article, please see our Service Catalog.


Article ID: 89200
Fri 10/11/19 4:51 PM
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