Certifications, Degree and Enrollment Verifications
All certifications require a signed written request by the student. Inclusion of your GO card or your Social Security number, daytime phone number, and delivery instructions are essential for timely processing. NOTE: Certifications will not be released to students with account holds or blocks.
Certifications include, but are not limited to:
- 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:
Please return the COMPLETED form to:
Office of the Registrar
315 McDonough Hall
600 New Jersey Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 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. Expedition is not available.
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 and 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.
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 are here.
If you have specific questions regarding your degree plan, please contact an academic advisor in either JD Academic Services or Graduate Programs.