Frequently Asked Questions

Notary Services are available at any U.S. Embassy or Consulate abroad. It is also possible to have a document notarized by a foreign notary and authenticated for use in the United States.

The processing fee may be paid by cash or check in U.S. Dollars drawn on a U.S. bank. Foreign checks, including Canada, that are in U.S. Dollars but drawn on a bank outside the U.S. will be returned.

If you prefer to pay by credit card, please submit a Credit Card Authorization form with your application. Credit card payments can also be processed by telephone, and Visa and MasterCard are accepted.

If you prefer to pay by credit card, please submit a Credit Card Authorization form with your application. Credit card payments can also be processed by telephone, and Visa and MasterCard are accepted.

An official transcript is available online through Parchment, the University’s vendor. Current students and alumni with a Yale NetID will order by signing in through the Student Information System (SIS), clicking on “Academic Information,” and selecting “Transcript Orders.” Alumni and former students unable to sign in to SIS will order directly through the Parchment website.

When placing the transcript order, select the transcript delivery type of “hold for pick-up.” Upon reaching the upload/attach a document option, include a written statement requesting that the transcript be notarized and any additional information about where the transcript should be sent (pick-up in person, mailed to a third-party, etc.). Alternatively, you may send an email with this information to: registrar@yale.edu.