Inclusion & Accessibility: Name Pronunciations and Pronouns


This guide shows you where to find students’ pronouns & name pronunciation. This information can be found before the first day of classes in Brightspace.



Follow the steps to find students’ name pronunciation and pronouns can be found in your Brightspace course.


  • Login to Brightspace via
  • Find your course from the listed “My courses” list on the homepage. 
    • Note that if you haven’t created your course yet, please select the “Create your Course” tab in the top menu. 
  • Once you entered your course, select the “More Tools” menu dropdown.
  • Select “pronunciations and pronouns”.
  • If students’ information is missing, consider sending a Brightspace annoucement asking students to add their information via  NYU Albert’s Personal Info. (see image below)

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