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Student Information & Personal Record

If you're a student whose personal information or record has experienced changes that may need to be addressed by the Office of the Registrar, then please review the following commonly asked questions that may help you in how to best address some of these changes.

Students can change their major or minor by emailing the Office of the Registrar at registrar@svsu.edu with their SVSU email account, or they can fill out an Address-Degree Program Change Form (PDF) (104KB) and return it to the Office of the Registrar. 


Students can change their address by emailing the Office of the Registrar at registrar@svsu.edu with their SVSU email account, or they can fill out an Address-Degree Program Change Form (PDF) (104KB) and return it to the Office of the Registrar. 


In order to officially change a student's name, they must fill out the Student Data Change Form (122KB) and submit a certified marriage license, divorce decree or a legal name change document to the Office of the Registrar. We will take a copy of the documentation for our records. 

*Important to note, we cannot accept a copy of the legal document. We have to see the original documentation at the time of the request. 


To officially change a student's social security number, the student must fill out the Student Data Change Form (122KB) and submit the valid social security card to the Office of the Registrar. We will take a copy of the documentation for our records.

*Important to note, we cannot accept a copy of the legal document. We have to see the original documentation at the time of the request. 


Please call Campus Financial Services Center (CFSC) at (989) 965-4900 or go to Wickes 131 to report a lost student ID card. They will immediately suspend the ID card and a replacement card may be purchased. If students have any further questions, please contact the Campus Financial Services Center


Students can find their student ID number by signing into my.SVSU.edu or Cardinal Direct. Student ID numbers can be found in their Academic Profile. 


Students can apply for residency by downloading and completing a State Residency Application (177KB) . To understand if they meet the requirements of residency, please refer to the Residency Requirements.

There is a deadline for making applications and the process is not retroactive. The deadline for this application is on the Friday of the first week of classes (Late Registration) at 4:30 p.m. to the Office of the Registrar. If the application is granted, the in-state tuition rate shall be effective starting in the semester it is approved. If the application is received after the deadline and is granted, the in-state tuition will be effective for the following consecutive semester. 


CONTACT US.






Office of the Registrar
Wickes 151
registrar@svsu.edu
(989) 964-4085