MU announces "Preferred Name Policy"

3 years 9 months 2 weeks ago Wednesday, September 21 2016 Sep 21, 2016 Wednesday, September 21, 2016 1:58:00 PM CDT September 21, 2016 in News
By: Tyler Emery, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA — MU announced Wednesday morning a new policy that expands its existing preferred name policy.

Students can now choose to have a preferred name appear on student ID cards, transcripts and diplomas.

Previously, the policy allowed preferred names on class lists and online platforms, such as MyZou and Blackboard.

The policy will be implemented in the upcoming months.

 

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