Blackboard Preferred Name Change Request

  1. Click here to email and use the following language:
  2. To Whom It May Concern:

    In accordance with Purdue University's preferred name policy and our nondiscrimination statement, I would like to request that my preferred name appear on the Blackboard Learn site rather than my legal name. I thank you for your assistance with this process, and if I can provide any further information, please do not hesitate to contact me at ____(email address)_______.

    Legal Name: ________________
    Preferred Name: _____________
    Purdue Career Account: __________

    Thank you,


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