How to Make Address and Name Changes for Students

How to Make Address and Name Changes for Students

Footprints Public Solution # 86852  Updated March 2016


Oakland University students may submit their address changes online through the secure SAIL system using the Personal Information Link. The SAIL system allows convenient 24/7 online access from anywhere with an internet connection as well as keeping your information safe and secure through our password protected system. Online address changes through the secure SAIL system is the university’s preferred way for students to submit their address changes.

Students wishing to change their address may also do so in-person at either the Registration Office, 100 O'Dowd Hall or Student Financial Services, 120 North Foundation Hall. Photo ID must be presented for any in-person transaction.

In order to process a name change, a driver’s license and either a marriage license, a Social Security card or a court order that reflects the new name are necessary .