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Change your preferred first name

Last modified on 29-04-2024 10:45
Want to change your preferred first name? It is very easy for you to change this yourself via Studielink.
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What is your study programme?

At the UvA we address you mainly by your preferred first name. You can change this name at any time in StudielinkExternal link under the tab ‘Details'. Once this change has been processed all the UvA systems that you log into using your UvAnetID will show the new preferred first name:

Please bear in mind that it can take up to 24 hours for your information changes to be shown in all the UvA systems.

If you do not have a Studielink account, please use this form to change your personal detailsExternal link.


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