You can update your address. . .


by coming into the Office of the Registrar, with picture identification or by using the the Alumni Update

Name and Address Changes

To have your name changed...

Print affidavit form, return completed with notary stamp to:

Office of the Registrar
1903 West Michigan Avenue
Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5256

  • Academic records at Western Michigan University are permanently maintained by student name.
  • At this time, name changes are not be made for inactive students.
  • A student may maintain academic records under the name used at the time of admission. There is NO requirement that a student must make a name change.
  • A student may use or change to a legal name. Each name used at WMU will remain on the permanent record. Legal proof is required (Ex: marriage license, divorce papers, driver's license).

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Office of the Registrar
1903 W Michigan Ave
Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5256 USA
269 387-4300 | 269 387-3545