Diploma Protocol

Student names listed on a diploma must match the official name on file at the University (first name, middle name, last name), with the following exceptions:

To officially request a name change for your diploma and other university documents, the Office of the Registrar requests your Notre Dame Student ID card (current students), along with one or more of the following:

Our office will make a copy of the legal document, and return the original to you.

If you have any questions regarding the Diploma Name Protocol, please email Commencement.