Request a Transcript
Fill out Transcript Request Form in full including
- Full name;
- Full name at time of attendance (if different from current);
- Address to which you want the transcript(s) sent;
- Social security number;
- Birthdate; and
- Note: A return address and phone number are recommended in case there are any questions or problems.
- Official Transcripts: $5 and $3 for each additional requested at the same time.
- Unofficial Transcripts: First one ever requested is free, but after that they are $3 each.
- A check for the full cost should be sent with the request, payable to Shimer College.
- A transcript request cannot be processed until payment has been received.
Send Request and Payment
- If rushed processing is needed, please call the registrar at 312-235-3523. Additional fees will apply.
- Next Business Day: $10 in addition to transcript costs for those mailed the next business day after receipt of request
- Same Business Day: $20 per transcript in addition to transcript costs for those mailed the same business day as receipt of request
3424 S. State St.
Chicago, IL 60616
However, there is no advantage to sending a request by fax, because it cannot be processed until payment has been received.
- Transcript requests will only be processed if school loans are not in default and your account with the college is paid in full.
- Unofficial transcripts can be sent via fax. Official transcripts can be sent only through the mail.
- Transcript requests are processed on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Every effort is made to honor last minute, emergency requests, however, we cannot make any guarantees.
- If you have any questions, please call 312-235-3523 or e-mail email@example.com.