Must be a student and have a mySDCCD account already created.
Click on the College Student Dashboard.
You can access Personal Information in one of two ways:
Through the left-side menu, My Personal Information or
Through the right hand of the portal, under Student Quicklinks
On the left-side menu, click on Personal Information or
On the right-side of the portal click on Personal Information
Select the Names tab.
On the Names tab, click the Add a new name button.
On the Add a new name Page:
Select the ‘Preferred’ Name Type from the drop-down menu
Enter your preferred name in the fields (First, Middle, Last)
Click the Save button
Once the transaction is complete, you will see a Save Confirmation on a new page.
Click the OK button.
Return to the College Student Dashboard by expanding the left-side menu, and then clicking on College Student Dashboard.
You will see your preferred name displayed in mySDCCD on the welcome banner.
Note: This change can take up to 1 business day to reflect in Canvas.