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Changing Your Name


Students are able to change their own names in Moodle. To do this, the student should log in to Moodle and click their name at the top of the screen. Click on Profile in the menu that pops up. This will take them to their user profile. Click the “Edit profile” in the User Details box at the top. This will take them to a page where they can change their name. make changes and scroll to the bottom of the page. Click the “Update profile” button at the bottom of the page to ensure that the changes take effect.

Smith Network Username and Email Address 

Students wishing to change their Smith network username and email address must email the Smith network accounts administrator, Karla Borecky.


You can change your email display name using Google+. This overrides the address book name that comes from Banner. Go to the gmail web interface, and click on the “apps” button—the array of dots in the upper right. Click on Google+. Click on Profile (on the left). Click on your currently listed name. Click on the pencil icon next to your name, and make your changes. It will take a little while to percolate out to the address book—don't be alarmed by that. 


Only legal name changes will be honored in BannerWeb at this time.


Students can change their photo by going to the OneCard Office in Stoddard Hall room 24C during drop-in OneCard hours, Tuesday through Friday1:30–3:30 p.m. New pictures can be taken for the directory only free of charge. Replacement OneCards can be purchased for $20.