Student Center - Updating your Contact Information

An overview and step-by-step guide to updating your contact information: email addresses, phone numbers and addresses.


Overview:

Add/Edit Email Addresses
Add/Edit Phone Numbers
Add/Edit Addresses


Add/Edit Email Addresses: Step-by-Step

1. Login to MyUW
2. Click on the Student Center tile, then the Profile tile.

Student Center tile   Profile tile

3. From the menu on the left, select Contact Details.

Add and edit email addresses

4. To add an email address, click on the + sign under Email.
Select an address type, enter the email address and click Save.

Add email address

5. To edit an email address, click on the > sign.

Email address types:
  • Campus: All official university communications will be sent to this email address. It will always be set to your WiscMail, and it cannot be changed or deleted. This will be the only address that shows up in the campus directory.
  • Home: You can set the Home email address to anything you would like. It can be set to preferred if you do not have a WiscMail address (e.g. an applicant). If you acquire a WiscMail account, the WiscMail address will automatically be set to preferred.
  • Other: Intended for use by applicants only. You can set the Other email address to anything you would like. It can be set to preferred if you do not have a WiscMail address. If you acquire a WiscMail account, the WiscMail address will automatically be set to preferred.


Add/Edit Phone Numbers: Step-by-Step

1. Login to MyUW
2. Click on the Student Center tile, then the Profile tile.

Student Center tile   Profile tile

3. From the menu on the left, select Contact Details.

Add and edit email addresses

4. To add a phone number, click on the + sign under Email.
Select a phone type, enter information in all relevant boxes and click Save.

Add phone number

5. To edit a phone number, click on the > sign.
1. Login to MyUW
2. Click on the Student Center tile, then the Profile tile.

Student Center tile   Profile tile

3. From the menu on the left, select Addresses.

Add or edit addresses

4. To add an address, select an address type and click on the + sign under the relevant type.
Enter information in all relevant boxes and click Save.

Add an address

5. To edit an address, click on the > sign under the relevant type.

Note: diplomas will be mailed to your Home address unless a diploma address has been added.
International students are required to add a Diploma address for diploma mailing.




Keywords:myuw student center profile email address preferred home campus other phone cell diploma mail   Doc ID:4126
Owner:Dana S.Group:Office of the Registrar
Created:2005-11-06 18:00 CSTUpdated:2019-10-01 11:48 CST
Sites:DoIT Help Desk, DoIT Tech Store, My UW-Madison Portal, Office of the Registrar
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