Updating your Profile and Biography Information

Click My Sites > SUNY Learning Commons > Dashboard in the upper-left.

My Sites

Click Profile in the left navigation menu.

Dashboard profile

Enter your campus Email Address.

Profile email field

Scroll to the bottom of the page and click Update Profile.

Update Profile button

You will now likely see the “Please enter an email address.” error at the top of the profile screen. This is correct so please proceed.

Profile Email Address

At this point, you should receive a confirmation email in your campus email account. Please navigate to your campus email account and click on the link to confirm the email address change for your SUNY Learning Commons account.

Screen shot of Commons new email confirmation

After clicking this link, your SUNY Learning Commons profile should open in a new browser window / tab. You should notice your campus email address now appears in the E-mail field.

Please close the previous SUNY Learning Commons browser window / tab.

Enter your First Name, Last Name, Nickname (First Name and Last Name), and Display Name. Note, your username cannot be changed.

Commons profile fields

Scroll to the bottom of the page and click the Update Profile button.

Update Profile button

You will now be able to fill out additional information in your SUNY Learning Commons profile.

Buddypress profile fields

Scroll to the bottom and click Save Changes when complete.

 
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