Certifications, Degree and Enrollment Verifications
All certifications require a signed written request by the student. Certifications include State-Bar forms; enrollment/good standing verifications; certifications of graduation; and loan & insurance forms. These requests are not accepted via telephone.
To request any of the certifications above, please complete a Certification Request Form (at the bottom of this page). This form is also available in the Office of the Registrar, 315 McDonough Hall, at 600 New Jersey Avenue NW, 20001. If you are requesting multiple certifications (including multiple state-bar certifications), please note each requires its own Certification Request Form.
There is no charge for certification services and envelopes with postage are not required. Normal processing takes 3-5 business days but may take up to 7 business days during heavy volume periods.
Inclusion of your GO card or your social-security number, daytime phone number, and delivery instruction are essential for timely processing.
Further information regarding State-Bar Certifications can be found here.
Canadian Students with a "Tuition and Education Amounts Certificate for a University Outside of Canada": Please note that if you have a "Tuition and Education Amounts Certificate for a University Outside of Canada" to be completed by the Law Center, the form must be completed by the Office of Student Accounts (581 McDonough Hall). For additional information, please contact that office at 202-662-9057.
Degree and Enrollment Verifications & Certifications
Degree and Enrollment Verifications: The National Student Clearinghouse is our authorized agent for providing confirmation of enrollment and degree(s). If you are an employer or background screening firm requesting this information, please refer here to request this information.
Enrollment/Good Standing: Students may request a letter confirming their enrollment and good standing at Georgetown University Law Center. This letter will state a student's enrollment status, student standing, and attendance dates.
Certification of Graduation: Students may request a certification of graduation. This letter will certify a student's degree and degree conferral date. This letter is different than an official diploma translation.
To request a Letter of Enrollment/Good Standing and/or a Certification of Graduation, please complete and submit the Certification Request Form below. This form is also available in the Office of the Registrar, 315 McDonough Hall, at 600 New Jersey Avenue, NW, 20001.
Degree Audits and Tracking
Students may track their degree progress using the University's web-based degree audit program, MyDegree. Instructions on how to access and use MyDegree can be found online at: http://www.law.georgetown.edu/campus-services/registrar/course-registration/upload/MyDegree-Student-Instructions-Email.docx.
Students may request a degree audit by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Office of the Registrar will hold degree audit drop-in sessions two times in the Fall and Spring semesters. Students will be notified of the exact dates.