UW-Madison Google Workspace - Update Name in Use (Preferred Name)

Effective, June 2, 2022, the option to modify the first name and last name for a UW-Madison Google account will be disabled.

Individuals who need to update their Name in Use (Preferred Name) should use the MyUW Name in Use app to change their UW-Madison Google display name. 

Please note: Name changes can take up to 24 hours to go into affect.


  • MyUW Madison - Update Name in Use (Preferred Name)

  • Keywordsgoogle apps name change update profile plus legal preferred common name display docs sheets drive name in use   Doc ID57693
    OwnerChristina G.GroupUW Google Apps
    Created2015-10-22 10:26:41Updated2022-06-03 11:07:52
    SitesDoIT Help Desk, Google Apps
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