An official transcript is a comprehensive record of academic information that includes accepted transfer credit, Columbia coursework, grades, credit hours, GPA and degree(s) earned. Official transcripts for all current and former Columbia College Chicago students can be ordered online through Credentials, Inc.

Delivery Methods and Pricing

Official transcripts cost $10 per copy. Transcripts can be sent electronically (faster and preferred) or through first class mail. Special mailing fees apply for Fed-Ex or International printed orders.

How to Order

If you have OASIS access, log in to the portal, select the Students tab, and click the Student Self-Service link.

If you do not have OASIS access, go directly to the Credentials secure site by clicking on the logo below.

Transcript Order Form

Transcripts must be ordered online and are not available for pick-up at Columbia College Chicago.

Use this link to check the status of your transcript request.

Financial and Library Holds

Transcripts will not be released for students who have an outstanding financial obligation, exit counseling hold, or library hold. Contact Student Financial Services at 312-369-7140 or the library at 312-369-7152 with questions regarding your account. Orders will be held for 30 days. If the hold is not removed within 30 days, the order will be automatically canceled. In this case, you will not be charged and should submit a new order once your hold is cleared.


Columbia College Chicago is partnering with Credentials, Inc. for all official transcripts. If you have any questions or issues regarding your order, please contact the Credentials Customer Service line at 847-716-3005 between 7:00 am - 8:00 pm Monday through Thursday and 7:00 am - 6:00 pm (CST/CDT) on Fridays.