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Parchment Expands International Credential Support with Addition of CHESICC

Today, at the fifth annual meeting of the Groningen Declaration Network, Parchment announced its partnership with China Higher Education Student Information and Career Center (CHESICC).  The partnership enables Parchment Receive members to accept verified Chinese academic credentials electronically and securely through CHESICC. CHESICC is an authoritative institution directly under the Chinese Ministry of Education.  The … Keep Reading

Parchment Provides Georgia Students with Improved College Access

Sometimes, the biggest rewards come from the simplest solutions. High school and college students across the state of Georgia are leveraging simple solutions every day to improve their access to their next educative journey. Parchment, a leading academic credential management service, works with more than 65 high schools and 72 college admissions offices across Georgia … Keep Reading

High Schools across the U.S. Engage Parchment to Improve College Access

High school students across the nation are busily filling out forms, writing essays and organizing the information they need to include to submit their college applications. Once submitted, these students will sit back and anxiously await an admissions decision. Students applying online, requesting transcripts and other documentation electronically may have quicker decisions from an admissions … Keep Reading

Parchment Named a “Reader’s Choice Top Product” by University Business Readers

Parchment has been recognized for making a positive difference on college campuses by the higher ed leaders who named it to University Business magazine’s “Readers’ Choice Top Products” for 2015. The winners were compiled from hundreds of nominations from the magazine’s readers over the past year. The Readers’ Choice Top Products has been announced online … Keep Reading

Inaugural ‘Summit on Innovating Academic Credentials’ Convenes Thought Leaders & Experts

Parchment and Connecting Credentials National Dialogue – an initiative supported by Lumina Foundation – today announced the First Annual Summit on Innovating Academic Credentials.  The Parchment Summit will gather leaders from higher education, business, philanthropy and technology on Wednesday, February 17 in Washington D.C. to explore the transformative potential of technology in extending the reach … Keep Reading

University System of Georgia Engages Parchment to Support Reverse Transfer Initiative

The University System of Georgia (USG) has joined forces with Parchment, a leading academic credentials management system, to help award the thousands of Georgia citizens who have some college, but no degree, with an associate degree they may have unknowingly earned. “Today there are thousands of Georgians who have invested some time in college without … Keep Reading

South Carolina Expands Relationship with Parchment to Further Empower Students

Empowering students to achieve success after high school is fundamental to the South Carolina Department of Education’s (SCDE) mission.  For seven years, South Carolina students have been able to request their high school transcripts to be sent electronically through the state’s relationship with Parchment, a leading academic credentials management system.  The new 2015-16 SCDE eTranscript … Keep Reading

Parchment Launches Affiliate Partner Program

Parchment, the leading academic credentials management system, is committed to enabling more learners, in more places, to turn their credentials into opportunities. To reach these learners, Parchment today announced a program to securely accept a learner’s credential order from Affiliate Partners. The Parchment Affiliate Partner Program provides the ability to include academic credential ordering as … Keep Reading

More Than 86,000 Students Choosing among 154,000 Admissions Acceptances Fuels Parchment’s 5th Annual Student Choice College Rankings

Each year, as high school students prepare for their college experience, they send multiple college applications and wait near their mailbox, or inbox, for those highly anticipated admissions decisions. Often times, students receive multiple acceptance letters and then must make the decision to select a specific school. What if a student’s college choice was treated … Keep Reading

Parchment Helps Learners Exchange 20 Million Academic Credentials

On July 20, Parchment, a leading academic credential management company, facilitated the exchange of its 20 millionth credential request. For 12 years, millions of learners across the United States have relied on Parchment to safely and securely facilitate the delivery of their academic credentials to higher education institutions, employers, licensing boards and other associations. Chantal … Keep Reading