Alumni who conferred their degree in the past 5 years can order proof a degree certification document directly through Axess. For an electronic certified PDF only. For a paper version please visit our Document Ordering Portal.
Go to the Student tab from the Axess home page
In the drop down menu of the "Academics" section select the "Request Degree Certification" option.
Select Degree Certification
Electronic Degree Certifications: emailed within 15 minutes.
Expedited Shipping is available (See options in Document Ordering Portal)
Alumni who attended more than 5 years ago can order proof of past enrollment or verification of a degree by visiting our Document Ordering Portal to request electronic or paper degree verifications.
Official degree certifications requested by alumni are printed on official Stanford paper and include the signature of the Registrar and seal of the school printed directly on the secure certification paper.
Due to the large number of requests, Stanford University does not provide individualized or personal requests. Students and alumni can ask for a cover letter by submitting a Service Request to accompany the certification which explains Stanford's policy and can be attached to the certification.
If you experience any technical issues with requesting your Degree Certification via Axess, please file a Service Request or call Support at 888-265-0662.