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Legal Name

Your legal name must match your government-issued photo ID exactly. This is required if you take the Architect Registration Examination® (ARE®) and for NCARB Record transmittal. How do I change my legal name in My NCARB?

Preferred First Name

Tell us how to address you in future NCARB communications and for display in most areas of your Record. NCARB understands this field may not match your legal name. (Ex. abbreviated name, affirming name, nickname)


Adding pronoun information to your profile can help us address you correctly. NCARB may use anonymized data about our customers, including pronouns, to improve our work related to diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Note: Inappropriate use of this field may result in the removal of content or further disciplinary action, per our Terms of Use.


Ex: Ph. D., NCARB, AIA, , etc.


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