TRANSCRIPTS and DIPLOMAS
The college transcript is the official record of a student’s academic work and progress at an institution. It
lists the terms of attendance, courses, attempted hours, earned hours, grades and grade point averages.
It is also the official record of degrees and phone psychic honors awarded. It is signed by the college registrar and
carries the seal of the college.
The diploma is a commemorative document which recognizes of the awarding of the degree and honors.
It is signed by the college President, Academic Dean and Secretary of the Board of Trustees.
When educational institutions or employers verify a student’s record or degree, the transcript is needed
Two types of transcripts are available: official and unofficial.
Unofficial transcripts can be used if you want information regarding your academic records or if you have
been told that an unofficial transcript is acceptable for initial school or employment contact. Unofficial
transcripts are stamped “STUDENT COPY FOR INTERNAL & PERSONAL PURPOSES”. If you stop by
the office, we will print one for you immediately free of charge.
Official transcripts are needed for graduate school applications or lida transferring to another institution.
Employers often request that prospective employees provide official transcripts. Official transcripts are
sealed in an envelope and mailed to the designated receiver, or you may pick them up if you are in the
vicinity of our office.
Iowa Wesleyan College is NOT able to FAX or EMAIL official transcripts.
TRANSCRIPT REQUEST PROCEDURESEach student is allowed one official transcript free of charge during or after enrollment at IWC. After the
first free copy, the cost for each and every official transcript is $10.00. The cost to fax or mail an unofficial
transcript is $10.00. Payment must be received by the college before a transcript can be mailed, faxed or
delivered via courier. Payment by check or money order should accompany any mailed transcript request
or credit card information must be provided on the transcript request form. (Discover, MasterCard, VISA
Allow one week for processing transcript requests. At the beginning/end of an academic term, allow two
weeks to process requests.
Express processing for courier service within the USA is available. The fee for overnight processing and
delivery by courier service within the USA is $30.00. The fee for courier delivery outside the USA will be
determined by the destination.
As required by the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act, we must have written authorization (the
student’s signature) to release any transcript. A faxed signature is acceptable. We cannot take transcript
requests over the phone or via email.
Download, print and fill out our transcript request form and mail it to:
Office of the Registrar
Iowa Wesleyan College
601 N Main Street
Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
or fax your request to 319.385.6224 attention: Transcripts
All financial obligations to the College must be satisfied before transcripts can be released.