Enrollment Certifications

When can I get an Enrollment Certification for the Fall 2016 term? 

They will not be available via the National Student Clearinghouse until the middle of September. If you should need one before then please contact transcripts@fas.harvard.edu and include the following information: who you are, why you need it, and where we should send it.

Can I confirm the enrollment of anyone at Harvard through this website?
No. The Faculty of Arts & Sciences Registrar’s Office can only confirm enrollment for students of Harvard College or The Graduate School of Arts & Sciences. For inquiries about students from other schools, e.g. Harvard Law School, you will need to contact that school’s registrar’s office directly.

Why is the National Student Clearinghouse involved?
The FAS Registrar’s Office has partnered with the National Student Clearinghouse to provide all official enrollment certifications. 

Is this an official enrollment certification?
Yes. The National Student Clearinghouse is authorized to provide these on behalf of Harvard College and The Graduate School of Arts & Sciences. 

What if I need a form filled out by the Registrar’s Office to confirm my enrollment?
Please email transcripts@fas.harvard.edu and include a scanned copy of the form as an attachment to your email. Provide as much detail as possible in the email about what information is needed and where it should be sent. A representative of the Registrar’s Office will complete the form and send it out within 2-3 business days. 

What if I need a confirmation of my enrollment on Harvard letterhead?
We do make exceptions on a case-by-case basis. Please email transcripts@fas.harvard.edu detailing the reason for your request and a representative of the Registrar’s Office will provide you with further instructions. Please provide as much detail as possible in the email about what information is needed and where it should be sent.

How much does it cost to confirm someone’s enrollment?
There is a $10 processing surcharge. If you are a parent seeking enrollment confirmation on behalf of your child please have them log in to the web portal with their Harvard PIN access so there will be no charge.

How much does it cost to confirm my own enrollment?
This services is free of charge for current students who log in with their Harvard ID and PIN. Alumni should order an official transcript or a degree verification if they need to confirm past enrollment.

Who do I contact if I need a certification for loan deferment?
Please email the National Student Clearinghouse at service@studentclearinghouse.org or call at 703-742-4200.

All other questions should be directed to transcripts@fas.harvard.edu