Change Name on Campus Email

How to change your SJSU email display name to your preferred name.

Goal: Preferred name displayed instead of displaying your full name when you send email.

Step 1: go to mail.sjsu.edu in your preferred browser

 

Tab in browser for mail.sjsu.edu

 

Step 2: mail.sjsu.edu will automatically redirect you to login with your SJSUOne account, so sign in.

 

Login page for SJSU email

 

Step 3: Click the Gear on the far right.

 

Location of settings icon in SJSU email

 

Step 4: click the "Settings" tab

 

Settings options in SJSU email

 

Step 5: Click the "Accounts and Import" tab, then click the "edit info" link to the right of "Send mail as:" category.

 

account and import tab in SJSU email settins

 

Step 6: A window will pop up, so click on the empty box and type in your preferred name how you want it to be displayed, and then click the "Save Changes" button.

 

preferred name location

 

You're all done! It should look like this...

 

New Name