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Update Your Profile

You can update basic information about yourself and your background on the My Profile and Extended Profile pages. To access, click your name in the upper-right of the application and select My Profile or Extended Profile.

My Profile

Your Legal Name

Enter or update your legal name, including any titles or suffixes. Common App for transfer will use this name in all communications.

Contact Information

Enter or update your email address and phone number(s).

Text and Phone Authorization

Click the checkbox to agree to the Terms of Service and authorize calls and/or text messages to the mobile phone number entered in the Contact Information section above.

Account Information

Use this section to change your username and password.

European Union Data Protection

Indicate if you are currently located in a European Union country, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, or Switzerland.

Extended Profile

College Credits Earned

Select the number of college credits you will have earned when you enroll at the college you are applying to.

Date of Birth

Indicate if you were born before the specified date.

Degree Status

Indicate if you will have earned an educational degree by the time you enroll at the college you are applying to.

Community College Status

Indicate if you are transferring from a community college.

Degree Goal

Indicate what degree or certificate you are applying for.

US Military History Status

Indicate if you are currently serving in the military, have previously served in the military, or are a military dependent.

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