Notice

Due to the closure of campus, processing time for student records who have attendance prior to Fall 1986 is a minimum of 2-3 weeks.

information iconImportant Information about ordering transcripts:

  • Transcripts are confidential records and may only be ordered by the student whose record is being requested.
  • Because your original signature must be included, a transcript order cannot be accepted over the phone. Computer generated signatures are not valid.
  • Transcripts will not be released until holds on accounts are cleared.
  • Transcripts are not able to be sent for individual semesters or courses. Orders for transcripts will contain the entire student record.
  • As of March 16, 2020, transcript requests will not be accepted in-person or processed for in-person pickup. Previously placed pickup orders can be sent to an address verifyable through MyRED. Contact Husker Hub for more information.
  • Due to the closure of campus, processing time for student records who have attendance prior to Fall 1986 is a minimum of 2-3 weeks.

Please allow 5-7 working days for processing your transcript order. Allow extra time for processing at peak periods (end of semester and commencement).

finger pointing icon Ordering Instructions

Use the tabs below for instructions on how to order transcripts. You have three options below, order an electronic transcript through MyRED, order a printed transcript through MyRED, or order your transcript through our Transcript Request Form.

Need help? Call Husker Hub: 402-472-2030

Flow Chart explained in the text above

*Special handling: separate sealed envelopes, FedEx, Transcript Certification, attachments etc.

Electronic Transcript

Sending an electronic transcript through email is the fastest (delivery typically happens same day), most secure, and environmentally friendly method to request your transcript.

Need access to MyRED? Click Here

Please Note:

Please note

Students who attended prior to Fall 1986 will not be able to use this method.

  • Confirm with the recipients that they will be able to receive an electronic copy of your transcript. To avoid potential problems with spam filters, please instruct recipients to allow emails from Parchment (noreplyint@parchment.com).
  • An eTranscript is considered official in PDF format only. If printed, the words COPY OF OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT will appear to indicate that the paper copy is not an official institutional document.
  • Pop-up blockers must be disabled. See here to learn how.
  • Electronic Law Transcripts are available separately for $2.90. Please follow the same steps but select the Law Transcript option at Step 1.

How to Open an Electronic Transcript:

If an electronic transcript has been sent to you by a student or to yourself (if you are the student) the directions below will help you open the transcript.

How to Open an Electronic Transcript

How to Order an Electronic Transcript:

oneLogin to MyRED

Login to MyRed using your NUID and Password. (If you do not know your NUID or password use the TrueYou Identity Manager to recover that information)

Login to MyRED



twoGo to "Order Official Transcript"

Hover over the Academics tab, choose the Order Official Transcript link.

Order Official Transcript link highlighted under Academics Tab



threeClick "Order Electronic Transcript"

Chose the blue Order Electronic Transcript link under the Electronic Transcript heading. 

Order Electronic Transcript button highlighted



fourStep One

A new window will open taking you to the Parchment Exchange home screen. Log in or Sign up.

Please note: You may need to disable pop-up blockers.

Parchment Exchange screenshot



fiveStep Two

Use the search bar to search for preexisting emails or manually enter the email address by selecting the blue link under the search bar. To search: type the name of a School or Institution to show available addresses.

Search Box and Enter your own link highlighted



sixStep Three

The screen below is the order details screen. If you have used the search option, the "Recipient Name" and "Email Address" fields will be populated for you.

Choose your Processing time (when you want the transcripts to be processed) and complete the optional attachment and transcript purpose fields if applicable.

Entering in address screen



sevenClick "Continue" or "Add Another Item" to request another transcript. 

eightConfirmation Page

Choosing to Continue will bring you to your Shopping Cart Contents which will allow you to review your order. If the order is correct, click Checkout.

Remove will delete your request
Continue shopping will allow you to request an additional transcript
Update Shopping Cart will update any changes that were made, not already shown
Checkout will take you to the Provide Consent page.

Review your order screen



nineStep Four

The Provide Consent page will show the following message. Consent is received by securely logging into MyRed. Click Next to continue.

Next button highlighted



tenStep Five

Electronic transcripts are $2.90. Follow the prompts to enter your payment information.

enter payment info



elevenStep Six

The final page is the Review Order page. If all of the information is correct click Confirm.

confirm button highlighted



twelveYou Are Done!

Finally, you will receive a confirmation page with an Order Number. This number can be used as a reference number for any questions regarding your Official Electronic Transcripts.

Order number highlighted

Printed Transcript

Need access to MyRED? Click Here

Please Note:

Please note

Students who only attended prior to Fall 1986 will not be able to use this method. Due to the closure of campus, processing time for student records who have attendance prior to Fall 1986 is a minimum of 2-3 weeks.

  • To request special handling, such as separate sealed envelopes, FedEx, Transcript Certification, etc. please use the PDF Transcript Request Form.
  • For transcript requests specifying to “Hold for Grades” or “Hold for Degrees”, either use the eTranscript method OR the Transcript Request Form.
  • To request a printed Law transcript, contact Vicki Lill at vicki.lill@unl.edu for more information.

How to Order:

oneLogin to MyRED

Login to MyRed using your NUID and Password. (If you do not know your NUID or password use the TrueYou Identity Manager to recover that information)

Login to MyRED



twoGo to "Order Official Transcript"

Hover over the Academics tab, choose the Order Official Transcript link.

Order Official Transcript link highlighted under Academics Tab



threeClick "Order Paper Transcript"

Chose the blue Order Paper Transcript link under the Paper Transcript heading. 

Order Paper Transcript button highlighted



fourChoose Quantity and Delivery Method:

You will be directed to a new page where you will ask the Quantity and Delivery Method. This information is required and must be selected to continue.

Quantity and Delivery Method screen shown

fivePickup in Office Option - temporarly disabled as of March 16, 2020:

If you select to "Pickup in Office," clicking the "Make Request" button will bring you to a conformation screen.

Confirmation screen

sixMail to Address Option:

If you select to Mail to Address, more fields will appear.
The first fields to appear will be the Send To and Address Type fields. 

The "Send To" field will autofill with your name, but it can be deleted to add an alternative name.

Send To and Address Type fields shown

The Address Type field will display any addresses listed in MyRed available in a drop down:
Address Type Dropdown

When choosing any of the available options, a drop downs will appear with either blank or auto-filled address boxes as shown below. Please check that the address is correct or enter the new address:

Address form screen

When the address has been verified or entered correctly, clicking the blue Make Request button will bring you to a confirmation screen.

Confirmation screen

Paper transcripts take 5-7 business days to process and can be mailed via standard United States Postal Service mail. We are unable to provide tracking for these transcripts. 

Transcript Request Form

Transcript Request Form

Please note:

Due to the closure of campus, processing time for student records who have attendance prior to Fall 1986 is a minimum of 2-3 weeks. We apologize for this inconvenience.

  • Phone requests are not accepted. All requests require a handwritten signature to be considered valid. Computer generated signature are not accepted.
  • To request a printed Law transcript, contact Vicki Lill at vicki.lill@unl.edu for more information.

How to fill out the form:

If using the Transcript Request Form, the following requirements must be included:

  • Full name and former name(s), if applicable, used while attending University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Student identification number or Social Security Number
  • Dates of attendance
  • Current address
  • Daytime phone number
  • Email address
  • Complete address of where your transcript is to be sent
  • If separate sealed envelopes are needed, you must include this on your request.

Note: Requests must include your handwritten signature.

How to submit the form:

For submission, you may use one of the following methods below.

METHODDETAILS
EMAIL

Complete the form after printing (your handwritten signature must be included) OR write a letter including all information listed above and handwritten signature.

Send to: registrar@unl.edu

MAIL

Complete the form after printing (your handwritten signature must be included) OR write a letter including all information listed above and handwritten signature.

*PLEASE NOTE* This option may take longer than 5-7 business days to process. We encourage if at all possible to email a scanned, signed form to registrar@unl.edu.

Mail your requests to:

Husker Hub -Transcript Requests
PO Box 0416
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Lincoln, NE 68588-0416
FAX

Complete the form after printing (your handwritten signature must be included) OR write a letter including all information listed above and handwritten signature.

Fax to: 402-472-0736

file swap iconOrdering Transcripts from Other Institutions

University of Nebraska High School

High school students taking courses with the University of Nebraska High School (UNHS) should click on the following link for transcript request instructions: University of Nebraska High School.

Dana College

Dana College students should click on the following link for the Dana College Transcript Request Form. Because your original signature must be included, a transcript order cannot be accepted over the phone. Computer generated signatures are not valid.

Pickup options are temporarly suspended as of March 16, 2020. Please allow 5-7 business days to process your request once it is received.

Grace University

Grace University students should click on the following link for the Grace University Transcript Request Form. Because your original signature must be included, a transcript order cannot be accepted over the phone. Computer generated signatures are not valid.

Pickup options are temporarly suspended as of March 16, 2020. Please allow 5-7 business days to process your request once it is received.

Wright Career College

Wright Career College students should click on the following link for the Wright Career College Transcript Request Form. Because your original signature must be included, a transcript order cannot be accepted over the phone. Computer generated signatures are not valid.

Please note: The University of Nebraska-Lincoln only holds records for Wright Career College Institutions that were located in Nebraska.

Pickup options are temporarly suspended as of March 16, 2020. Please allow 5-7 business days to process your request once it is received.

ITT Tech

ITT Tech students should click on the following link for the ITT Tech Transcript Request Form. Because your original signature must be included, a transcript order cannot be accepted over the phone. Computer generated signatures are not valid.

Please note: The University of Nebraska-Lincoln only holds records for ITT Tech Institutions that were located in Nebraska.

Pickup options are temporarly suspended as of March 16, 2020. Please allow 5-7 business days to process your request once it is received.

money iconSpecial Delivery Fees

There is no charge for printed Official Transcripts. However, transcripts can be sent via FedEx Standard overnight delivery. This request must be completed on the Transcript Request Form and will be billed directly by FedEx to your credit card. The request form must state your credit card number, 3 digit code, expiration date, and credit card type.

*Please note FedEx cannot deliver to P.O. Boxes including U.S. military P.O. box addresses such as APO and FPO. 

Nebraska N iconMyRED Access

In order to access MyRED, you will first need to set up your TrueYou credentials by using your designated NUID (Nebraska Unique Identifier).

Please note: Students who graduated or stopped attending the University prior to Fall 1986 will not be able to access their information through MyRED.

oneGo to the TrueYou Identity Manager and follow the steps on the screen. You will need your Social Security Number.

twoLog onto MyRED using your NUID.

threeMyRED will only display the "Welcome" page. A process will run overnight that will assign the appropriate student access.

fourOnce the process is complete, you can log into MyRED to view your records and order a transcript.

Important: If you have technical questions, issues logging into MyRED, or if you are unable to access the transcript request section under the Academics Tab, please contact MyRED Help Desk at (402) 472-3970.

person with a heart icon Ordering Academic Information on Deceased Students

The Office of the University Registrar will evaluate each request for the release of a transcript or other academic records of a deceased student on the individual merits of that request. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln reserves the right to deny the request in whole or to release only part of the academic records that are requested. The decision will be based on what is deemed to be in the best interest of University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

For complete policy information see Policy on Release of Academic Information for Deceased Students.

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