UW-Madison Google Apps - Updating Your Account Name
Your account name for your UW-Madison Google Apps account can be updated using your Google+ profile. This is most useful if you change your preferred or legal name (your account name will not update automatically).
- Log into UW-Madison Google Apps.
Click on your account icon in the upper right corner. In the menu that appears, click Google+ Profile.
Click on your name.
Enter your name in the text field (click more options to set a nickname. Click save.
Your new name should now appear immediately on your Google+ profile page.