Use this form to update your gender on your University of Waterloo undergraduate student record.
- To change your preferred/chosen first name, visit WatIAM.
- To change your legal name on your student record, complete a Update Legal Name form.
Before submitting your request, consider the following:
- Your updated gender will appear on your Quest account.
- Gender is used for statistical purposes only and will not appear on official academic documents such as transcripts or diplomas.
- This change may affect your eligibility for some bursaries and awards where gender is a deciding factor in awarding funds. Contact Student Awards and Financial Aid if you have concerns or questions.