Your full name appears on the certificates that you earn, and on your learner profile page if you select Full Profile for profile visibility.
To change the full name in your edX account
- At the top of any page, select the dropdown menu icon next to your username.
- Select Account.
- Next to the Full Name field click Edit, then make the changes you want to your full name.
- When done, click save
Note: You can change your full name, but you cannot change your public username.