If you wish to submit a name change, please submit a signed letter of request which includes
- Your current name
- Your folder number or social security number
- Your address
- Legal proof of your name change.
Acceptable legal proof includes copies of:
- Marriage certificate
- Pages of divorce decree showing name change
- A clear copy of a valid driver's license showing your new name
Board of Educational Examiners
Grimes State Office Building
400 East 14th St.
Des Moines, IA 50319
Requests by telephone, fax, or email will not be accepted.