Questions tagged [transcript-of-records]

The transcript is a permanent record of a student's academic history at a particular institution. It includes an inventory of the courses taken and grades earned throughout a course. It often includes details such as GPA, name of degree program, minor course of study, major disciplinary actions (e.g. suspension or expulsion), or honors earned.

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Can I submit my mark sheets as academic transcripts?

I have not yet received my academic transcripts from my University and the application deadline for a PhD program that I am interested in is already near, and I won't be receiving my transcripts ...
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Do I need to keep my high school transcripts?

I graduated high school in the United States and I have a bachelors degree from an accredited university in the United States as well. Would I need to keep my high school transcripts for any purpose? ...
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Why would a tenure-track job posting ask for an undergraduate transcript?

Recently I came across a job posting for a (mathematics) tenure-track position that asks for both graduate and undergraduate transcripts to be submitted. While this is the first time I've had anyone ...
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Is there a service that can store and mail official transcripts from any school?

I have studied at a number of schools. Most graduate programs require "transcripts from all previous schools". The last time I applied for a program, I spent a full day applying for transcript ...
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Why dissertation has no score in GPA in United States?

I saw the PhD transcript of a colleague graduated from a US university. There was no score for the dissertation, just stated Pass with no effect on the cumulative GPA. Is it common? How the ...
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Do I have to submit transcripts from school I transferred out of for grad application?

Every grad school requires to submit transcripts from all undergrad and grad instatutions applicant attended including studying abroad. Personally I am confused with one case. I entered first ...
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Applying for undergraduate research - include transcript with bad 1st year GPA?

I'm a 2nd year student writing a request to volunteer as a research assistant to a professor. From what I've read, attaching a transcript to the introductory email is a good idea. [1][2] I'm ...
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Applying to PhD programs; do I need to include transcripts from unrelated master's degree program?

I'm interested in pursuing a PhD in a particular humanities field and I feel that my undergraduate GPA is strong enough for me to get into such a program at a top school. However, my path to deciding ...
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Will a dropped class hurt PhD application?

I'm currently in a Master's program for mathematics and I want to apply for a PhD. I'm thinking of dropping one of my classes because it requires a final project which will be very time consuming. (...
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Do grad schools need an official transcript from universities where I was an exchange student for only one semester?

I am a European non-EU student that went on an Erasmus exchange for one semester in the UK during my third year. Now, two and a half years later, I am applying to grad schools in the US, and the ...
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How long the curse of bad education remains in academic career?

It is understandable if considering the educational record (where s/he has studied and how is his/her transcript) of an applicant applied for junior academic positions such as postdoctoral fellow or ...
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Old transcripts for Grad application

I thought of applying for master's in US universities in 2011 for fall 2012. So, I had taken official transcripts from my college. But, I didn't apply then. I'm thinking of applying this year for ...
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Does failing the qualifying exam leave a record?

For a PhD student, is it common that failing a qualified exam and thus leaving the PhD program results in a termination record, which any future academic program (the student will apply to) will be ...
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Up until which application level should one keep supplying a bachelors transcript of records together with the actual certificate?

I just found out that my undergraduate institution made a tiny error on my transcript of records. I moved to another country and am currently in my masters and I'm wondering if I should make the ...
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Do US universities use GPA according to transcript evaluation services or internal evaluation?

I would like to know, if given both options, which of the options, would officials at the american universities follow? By internal evaluation, my GPA at some of the universities is translated/scored ...
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Should my withdrawals be included on my transcripts for graduate admissions?

When I first started college out of high school I attended a university for a few months before withdrawing. I received all W's on the transcript from that school. I am now about to graduate from a ...

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