Fixing Those Darn Emails

You know that drawer in your kitchen that has who only knows what in it? You’re kind of scared to open it to finally clean it out because you just know it’s going to be a serious project. At Parchment we have a drawer like that. It’s the drawer that holds all of the emails […]

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K12 Enhancements – Making the Grade with Spring Upgrades

Parchment.com is undergoing some very exciting changes for K12 members with our next release! Students will be now able to sign up, order and track their credentials with ease through their mobile devices. We are also introducing a new look and feel to the dashboard with the Credential Profile. And last, but not least, we’ve cleaned […]

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Parchment and Perceptive – Two P’s in a Pod

At Parchment, we’re always looking for new and innovative ways to better our members’ credential ordering experience. That’s why we’re super excited to announce our newest partnership with Perceptive Software. The Parchment – Perceptive partnership will improve the credential ordering experience by automating the exchange of credentials between Parchment Receive and Peceptive’s Electronic Content Management […]

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Styled Out Support

After admitting that we may have a bit of a help topic clutter issue on our support page – and before being cast on TLC’s Hoarders – we decided it was time to make a change. We’ve cleaned house and revamped our Help Center to make it easier on the eyes and deliver a better support experience for […]

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Parchment’s Guiding Principles for Data Analysis

Parchment offers a series of college admissions tools through parchment.com that help learners manage their college list-building, aids in match-making, and further empower learners by helping them better understand their chances of admission. Learners engaging with these tools voluntarily share various data elements with Parchment including their GPA, SAT, or ACT score, and admissions outcomes to name […]

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Badging from Within

*This article, authored by Paul Fain, was previously published by Inside Higher Ed in a special section titled, “Changing Student Pathways” in February 2014. The University of California at Davis is creating what may be higher education’s most promising digital badge system. But the badges are no threat to the university’s degrees. They’re add-ons – […]

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Parchment Introduces Online Community for Registrars: Coffee Talk

The office of the College Registrar is evolving. Institutions needs and student expectations are constantly changing. To better support the needs of the Office of the Registrar, Parchment is introducing a new series, “Coffee Talk” designed specifically with College Registrars in mind. This online community will pair registrars with their peers to share best practices, […]

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Parchment Member Directory Is Live!

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Remember the rush of excitement you felt when the new phone book was delivered each year?  Did you immediately flip through the pages to ensure your information was correct? We know we did! It’s not a 10-lb. phone book; however, we are proud to introduce the Parchment Member Directory – a complete directory of all […]

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NACAC 2015: Making a Difference

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This year was the first opportunity I’ve had to attend NACAC.  As a Parchment product manager who is lucky enough to spend a lot of his time working with K12 school administrators and staff, heading to this conference in Indianapolis was a very exciting prospect! Every day, I work to translate the feedback from our […]

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A Spiffy New Look for Parchment.com

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Today we are very excited to unveil our new homepage and website styling for Parchment.com!  There are several informational pages that address how Parchment allows students to order transcripts, manage their credentials, and use the College Admission Tools.  For our schools and universities that use Parchment, the same access to the detailed product pages are […]

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