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Ordering Transcripts

How can I order my transcript?

  • Go to:
  • Click on the “Click here to begin transcript order” link.
  • You need to log in or create a new account using your personal email.

Why can’t I log-in to order transcripts? 

  • Create a new account using a different email.
  • If you continue having trouble you can email:


Track Transcripts

How can I track my transcript?

  • Allow 10 business days for delivery
  • If the recipient has not received the transcript after 10 business days, please email:


ETranscripts (electronic transcript in pdf format)

Are eTranscripts official?

  • NLU considers etranscripts official, but your recipient may not.Please check with the recipient prior to placing an etranscript order.
  • A password, which will arrive in a separate email after your order is placed, is required to open your etranscript.

How long is my etranscript available for me to view?

  • eTranscripts expire. They are available for 30 days or seven downloads, whichever comes first.
  • eTranscripts that have expiered will not be re-issued and will have to be re-ordered

Why can’t I open my etranscript?

  • After your order is placed a password will arrive, in a separate email.
  • Check your junk or spam mail folder if you are missing either your transcript or your password email.
  • Adobe Reader is required to open your eTranscript. If you do not have it, you can download it for free here.

What do I do if my recipient can’t open my etranscript?

  • Ask your recipient to make sure they received the password email and to please check their junk or spam mail folder as well.
  • To ensure that the email is successfully delivered, please add email address  to contacts list.



Other Transcript Questions

How can I include a form that my employer/school is asking for with my transcript?

IF you need to add a form you can do so when placing your order. Add the form in the “Order Options" parte of your order by uploading it where you see option”  “Attachment (optional)” This is only available in Etranscript or Mail options.


I attended a school that has merged with NLU.  Can I order my transcript from NLU directly?

Yes, you can order your transcripts through: . Please note that if you attended prior to 2011, additional processing time may be required for your transcript.


 I was enrolled in University of Chicago’s respiratory care program.  Can I order my transcript through NLU?

Yes, you can order your transcripts through Please note that if you attended prior to 2011, additional processing time may be required for your transcript.


Can I view my grades without ordering an official transcript?

Yes, you can view your unofficial transcript through your NLU Student Portal. This, however, may not be used when an official transcript is required.


I need proof that I’ve finished my degree, but it’s before my degree date. Can you indicate that on my transcript?

If you have already submitted a Diploma and Degree Finalization Request but need proof that you have completed your degree requirements before the degree date, you can request a completion statement online. Please note that completion statements will not be processed during the two weeks prior to a degree date.


I don’t have a credit or debit card. Can I still order a transcript via the online option?

Please contact us at:





    NLU’s Chicago campus on South Michigan Avenue occupies five floors of the historic Peoples Gas Building. This landmark building, across the street from the Art Institute of Chicago and Grant Park, is easily accessible by train, bus and car and is surrounded by restaurants, parking lots/garages and shops.

    122 S. Michigan Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60603
    (888) 658.8632
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    Conveniently located in a fast-growing business district off I-90 and Route 31, NLU Elgin features 10 classrooms with high-tech media equipment; a computer lab with high-speed Internet access; two conference rooms; and comfortable student lounges. Parking is free at this recently remodeled and upgraded teaching site, which now includes wireless Internet access.

    620 Tollgate Road
    Elgin, IL 60123
    (888) 658.8632
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    Opened in the summer of 2006, NLU North Shore at Skokie is a state-of-the-art modern campus located just off the Edens Expressway near the Old Orchard Shopping Center. The campus includes 44 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a walk-in lab in the library; six conference rooms; a public café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; and multiple, comfortable student lounge areas.

    5202 Old Orchard Road
    Skokie, IL 60077
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    Located just minutes from the East-West Tollway (I-88), NLU Lisle features 42 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a separate walk-in lab in the library; a café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; conference rooms; and six comfortable student lounge areas with wireless access.

    850 Warrenville Road
    Lisle, IL 60532
    (888) 658.8632
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    Located in one of Chicago's major northwest suburbs, the newly renovated NLU Wheeling includes 20 classrooms with high-tech media equipment, four conference rooms, four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, large student lounge areas with wireless capabilities and interactive video capabilities, and an extensive research library. The site also houses the university library research collection.

    1000 Capitol Drive
    Wheeling, IL 60090
    (888) 658.8632
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    Established in 1988 and located in one of Tampa's major business districts, NLU's Florida Regional Center serves students in 13 counties in central Florida. In addition to its classrooms, the National Louis University Tampa Regional Center features a computer lab, student lounges, and conference room.

    5110 Sunforest Drive, Suite 102
    Tampa, FL 33634
    (800) 366.6581
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