Online Official Requests

Online transcript request through parchment

You may make an online transcript request through Parchment Exchange.

Help Francis Marion Go Green– Parchment saves paperwork by allowing you to conveniently submit transcript requests online.

 

Allow 1-2 business days for transcripts to be processed.

All requests placed through parchment are for official documents.

Please provide both your maiden and married name to help us locate your complete academic record.

 

You may not be able to use Parchment service for electronic transcripts if you attended Francis Marion University prior to 2014.

You will still have the option to order a print and mailed official copy regardless to when you attended.

Please allow up to 3-5 days during peak request times, such as the end of each semester.

 

An official transcript includes the school name, school seal, and the Registrar’s signature whether it is in pdf or hardcopy form.

Official transcripts are used for final admission into colleges/universities/academic programs or as requested by employers.

If you order a transcript before final grades post, the Registrar’s office is not responsible for incomplete transcripts. Be sure to place your order after all grades are posted or place your order with a “hold for grades” status.


Online Unofficial Requests

Requests for unofficial electronic transcripts as well as official hardcopies can be made through the FMU Marketplace link:

https://secure.touchnet.net/C20764_ustores/web/store_cat.jsp?STOREID=1&CATID=27&SINGLESTORE=true

 

Please provide both your maiden and married name to help us locate your complete academic record.

There is a $9.00 fee per copy of your transcript. Please allow 1-3 days for there requests to be processed.

 

Please be aware that an unofficial transcript does not include the school name, school seal, or the Registrar’s signature. It will either be provided via a pdf with a white background or a hardcopy on plain white cardstock paper.

Unofficial transcripts are ideal for personal use and for preliminary review by institutions, establishments, or employers that do not require official documents.

Parchment is the only option that offers official electronic transcripts.

 

If you order a transcript before final grades post, the Registrar’s office is not responsible for incomplete transcripts. Be sure to place your order after all grades are posted or place your order with a “hold for grades” status.

 


Request Form

You may make a written request by printing and then submitting the Transcript Request Form.

All transcripts whether official or unofficial are $9.00 each. Official transcripts are sealed and embossed with gold Registrar’s seal. Unofficial transcripts are issued to the student by mail, fax or email.

Please provide both your maiden and married name to help us locate your complete academic record.

Transcript requests are generally honored within 3-5 business days upon receipt into the Registrar’s Office.  Please allow for exception during the May and December grading periods. Every effort is made to process requests promptly. Transcripts are not processed over the weekend.

Mail or fax the request form to:

Office of the Registrar
Francis Marion University
PO Box 100547
Florence, SC 29502-0547
Fax: 843-661-1177

Please make check or money order payable to Francis Marion University. You may also charge transcript fee to credit/debit card. Contact the Cashier’s office at 843-661-1596. A receipt number will be issued to you once transaction is completed. Be sure to record your receipt number on form to confirm payment. The Cashier’s office does not send receipt information to the Registrar’s office. This is the responsibility of the person submitting the request.

If you order a transcript before final grades post, the Registrar’s office is not responsible for incomplete transcripts. Be sure to place your order after all grades are posted or place your order with a “hold for grades” status.

 

When ordering transcripts, please keep in mind that the university is closed for the extended periods listed below:

The university is closed Nov. 26 – 27 for the Thanksgiving holiday.

The university is closed December 21 – January 1 for Winter break.

Transcript requests will not be processed during these times.