Do you accept official transcripts sent electronically?
Yes. Official transcripts sent electronically through National Student Clearinghouse, Credentials Solutions, and Parchment can be sent to the following: GraduateAdmissions@MissouriState.edu.
Please note, if your school does not offer any of these services, your official transcript must be sent by mail.
To where do official transcripts need to be mailed?
Official transcripts can be mailed to the following:
Missouri State University
901 South National Avenue
Springfield, MO 65897
Can my institution fax Graduate Admissions transcripts?
No, we cannot accept faxed transcripts.
I have a copy of my official transcript in a sealed University envelope, can I send it or deliver it in person as official?
Yes. A final, official transcript sealed and embossed in the Institution's envelope can be mailed or delivered in person. Please note that the Graduate College will authenticate the document upon arrival.
How many official transcripts does someone need to send?
One final, official transcript showing the conferral date and bachelor's degree is sufficient to meet the requirement.
I'm a current Missouri State University undergraduate student and now admitted to graduate studies. Do I need to submit my final, official Missouri State transcript to the Graduate College?
No. Graduate Admissions will access your final, official transcript displaying the conferral of your undergraduate degree.
I'm a current Missouri State University undergraduate student. I previously had transcripts from other institutions sent to Missouri State for transfer work. Do I need request those transcripts be sent again?
If the transfer credit appears on your unofficial transcript in My Missouri State then you do not need to request to have those transcripts sent to Graduate Admissions.
I attended Missouri State University years ago. Do you still have the transcripts I previously submitted to Missouri State on file?
Prior to submission of your graduate application, please contact Graduate Admissions to confirm if your transcripts are still on file.
Will you contact my school to request my transcripts?
No, the responsibility lies with the applicant to order official transcripts from all institutions attended.
Can I include my official transcripts in a manila envelope and mail them to Graduate Admissions?
Transcripts submitted in this format by the applicant will not be considered official.
Do you accept unofficial transcripts?
You can upload an unofficial copy of your transcripts in the academic history section of your Grad CAS application.
Can you evaluate my transcripts before I apply?
No, we evaluate transcripts as part of our review process prior to admission.