Office of the Registrar
6014 McNutt Hall
Hanover, NH 03755-3541
Legal name changes for current undergraduate students:
Come to the Registrar's Office and submit all 3 of the following:
The Registrar's Office will make copies for your Dartmouth file, change the legal name in Banner, and inform all relevant offices.
Name changes are made in the Banner system for current, active students and transgender alumni only. Graduated and inactive students may contact the Office of Alumni Affairs about name changes in the Alumni system.
Preferred Name for transgender students:
A transgender student may indicate a preferred name at Dartmouth to appear on the Dartmouth ID card, class rosters, and in the DND. Students seeking to use a preferred name take the following steps:
The Registrar's Office will enter the preferred name into Banner and contact all relevant offices. Students who request an ID with a non-legal name agree that it will only be used for Dartmouth related activities and not as proof of identity for governmental purposes.
Preferred name changes are made in the Banner system for current, active students only.
Last Updated: 8/12/16