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Stanford CeDiploma

Stanford University now provides a Certified Electronic Diploma (CeDiploma) to all graduates since Autumn Quarter 2014-15, in addition to your traditional paper diploma.

Key Benefits

  • More than a paper credential.

    • An official, portable and verifiable electronic version of your accomplishment that can be shared for a lifetime!

  • Better than an eDiploma.

  • Different from a transcript.

    • Unlimited sharing with employers, family, friends and social media.

    • Similar value as a transcript as proof of education, but shows only the important details.

    • Simple for employers and organizations to read and understand.

  • Enhance your resume.

    • Provide your CeDiD* and School URL on your resume to highlight your achievement and expedite the verification process for potential employers.

*CeDiD (Certified Electronic Document Identifier)

Download now from your Stanford MyLocker

View the video below for an overview of the features of the CeDiploma.


Highly Secure

  • Each CeDiploma and/or CeCertificate can be independently validated through Stanford University's web sites by future employers, state government licensing agencies and any other entity that wishes to validate your achievement.

  • The document is Digitally Signed and encrypted such that it is trusted and more readily accepted.

  • For security reasons, the electronic credential cannot be printed.

For more information:

A CeDiploma may not be available for all conferral dates.

CeDiploma® is a Registered Trademark
CeDiD™ and CeCredential™ are Trademarks