Blackboard takes its account data from central University sources.
To set your preferred name follow these steps:
- Using your web browser, go to https://subscribe.soton.ac.uk/.
- Select Sign in to manage your existing account.
- Enter the requested details.
- Select Your preferred name.
- Enter your preferred first name, and preferred last name (only PGR students and staff can set a preferred last name).
- Select Save
- Select Log out
- By the following morning your record will have been updated in Blackboard.