While completing your online application, you will be required to submit one unofficial scanned copy of your transcript or academic record from each school you have attended where you have:

  • earned (or will earn) a degree;
  • studied for one semester or more;
  • earned 12 or more hours of credit; or
  • took classes that relate to your graduate study interests.


When Submitting Your Unofficial Transcript(s):


Official, Final Transcripts (and Degree Certificates) Timeline

If an offer of admission is made, UD graduate students must provide their official, final transcripts before the first day of graduate-level classes.

  • All international transcripts must be accompanied by a degree certificate showing the title earned and the date awarded.
  • International transcripts and documents must be translated in English by either the issuing institution or through an American Translators Association certified translator.
  • Valid delays must be communicated in advance to Extensions can be granted up to the last day of a student’s first, full semester.
  • Failure to supply necessary documents may invoke registration holds and dismissal proceedings.


My School Doesn’t Issue Transcripts to Students

Official paper copies of transcripts should not be mailed until after an offer of admission has been made.

If your school does not issue transcripts directly to students, ask them to either send a secure, electronic copy of your transcript to or mail a paper copy to:

University of Delaware Graduate College
Graduate Admissions
234 Hullihen Hall
Newark, DE 19716


Fraudulent Documents

The University of Delaware reserves the right to rescind any offer of admission if any discrepancies are found between your uploaded and official transcripts.