Name and Address changes are only accepted in writing. 

Name Change

A request to change your name with the University of Michigan-Dearborn must be made in writing the to Enrollment Services/Registration & Records Office.  Requests are accepted via mail, fax, or in-person.  Please complete a Name Change Form and provide the legal document, i.e. driver's license, marriage certificate, social security card, etc., reflecting your new name. 

If you are an employee (faculty, staff, or student), you must also contact the Human Resources Office regarding a name change.

If you have not requested a change of name with the Social Security Administration, please apply for a new social security card with the nearest Social Security Administration Office. (Note: You will need to bring an original legal document reflecting your new name to support your request for a name change. Examples of accepted legal documents include a birth certificate, marriage license, divorce decree, etc.)

Social Security Online allows you to update your Social Security Card information.

Address Change

Address changes are only accepted by the Enrollment Services/Registration & Records Office. Requests may be submitted in-person, by mail, or by fax. Address Change forms are available at Enrollment Services/Registration & Records, 1169 University Center, and through UM-Dearborn Connect on our website.

If you change your address through UM-Dearborn Connect, and you have applied to graduate, you must contact the Enrollment Services/Registration & Records Office to have your diploma mailing address updated. 

Please forward completed Printable Name Change and Address Change Forms to:

University of Michigan-Dearborn
Enrollment Services/Registration & Records Office 
1169 UC
4901 Evergreen Road
Dearborn, MI 48128-1491

Or Fax to:

University of Michigan-Dearborn
Enrollment Services/Registration & Records Office
(313) 593-5697