For the Recipients of a Wellesley College Transcript

We provide accurate information about the grading policy in a cover letter from the Provost to accompany all student transcript.  Please review this letter as you consider Wellesley College graduates in your candidate pool.

Transcript Ordering

Please complete the PDF form and mail your request with payment to the Office of the Registrar.  Transcripts are processed within 3-5 business days of receipt of both the form and payment.  Students must have met all financial obligations to the College before transcripts can be released.

Please be sure to complete all information on the transcript order form (including your signature) to ensure the most  efficient processing time.

The Office of the Registrar is currently investigating an online ordering process.  We appreciate your continued patience as we work to update our ordering and payment options.

Transcript Key

The back of each transcript contains a key information to the grades and information which appears on the front of the transcript. 


The Wellesley College Diploma

The Wellesley College Diploma is presented to graduates after the Commencement ceremonies.  It is printed in Latin (see translation below), as the original diploma's were in 1875.   

The diploma is printed with quality paper and ink.  It measures a standard diploma size of 8" x 10". 

Diploma Re-Ordering

If you wish to order a new copy of your Wellesley College diploma, please contact the Office of the Registrar for pricing and timing.

Diploma Translation

The following is a Latin-to-English translation of the Wellesley College diploma.  We recommend Translate Google for translations into other languages.

The President and Trustees of Wellesley College send greetings to all whom these words reach.  
In accordance with her merits we admit _______________ to the degree of Bachelor of Arts, and we award her and grant her the rights and privileges that accompany this degree.  In testimony of this action, with this diploma authorized by the seal of the College, on the _____ day of the _____ month in the ______ year of our Lord, we by the authority granted to us have signed our names below.
_______________________    _________________________________
President of the College                   Chairman of the Board of Trustees