Ordering an Official or Unofficial Transcript (paper or certified PDF)
You will be able to attach documents to your online order!
Current and former students who are able to log in to PeopleSoft (class of 2005 and forward): (for those who can't access PeopleSoft, click here).
Once you log in to PeopleSoft, navigate to Self Service>Academic Records. By logging in to PeopleSoft, your identity is validated. Therefore, no signed consent form is required.
For students who are not able to log in to PeopleSoft:
Use the National Student Clearinghouse to order your official transcript. A valid Social Security Number (or Williams College ID number) and a signed consent form will be required.
We are happy to place your Official Transcript in a signed and sealed envelope; if you need this, please remember to select that option on the order. If you need an “UNOFFICIAL” copy of your transcript (only available for pickup, by mail or by fax), please note that under “Special instructions:” under the “DELIVERY OPTIONS” section.
There is no charge for Official or Unofficial Transcripts unless you request overnight delivery.
Requests for e-Transcripts are generally processed and delivered within one business day of the request being placed.
Requests for Official or Unofficial paper Transcripts generally take 2 business days to process except during busy periods, such as the start and end of terms, when it may take up to 5 business days. Please order Official paper Transcripts at least one week in advance of the required mailing date.
Click here for step-by-step online ordering instructions and screen shots.
If you have any questions about transcript ordering, please contact the Registrar's Office:
More Information About the Types of Transcripts
Williams provides students with four versions of their academic record: