Changing your Name and/or Gender at UCSC

Students:
Fill out the Preferred Name/Gender Request Form and submit it to the registar to have your preferred name and gender added into the UCSC system. This form will also allow you to aquire a new student I.D. card that reflects this change. Submission of this form will not change official records, such as the name that gets printed on your diploma.

If you would like to change your name and gender on the official university records, fill out the Name and Gender Change Form. This will completely change your name and gender for all university records, including your diploma. Before this form can be processed, proof of a court ordered name/gender change must be presented. To start the process of getting a court ordered name/gender change, click here.

Staff:
Fill out the Preferred Name/Gender Request Form and submit it to the registar to have your preferred name and gender added into the UCSC system. This form will also allow you to aquire a new student I.D. card that reflects this change. Submission of this form will not change official records, such as the name that gets printed on your diploma.

If you would like to change your name and gender on the official university records, fill out the Name and Gender Change Form. This will completely change your name and gender for all university records, including your diploma. Before this form can be processed, proof of a court ordered name/gender change must be presented. To start the process of getting a court ordered name/gender change, click here.