How to Request an Official Transcript - Capital University Law School

How to Request an Official Transcript


    The below instructions are for requesting an Official Transcript for the following degrees and certificates:

    •  Juris Doctor (J.D.)
    •  Master of Taxation (M.T.)
    •  Master of Laws in Business and/or Taxation (LL.M.)
    •  Legal Nurse Consultant Professional Certificate (LNC)
    •  Life Care Planning Professional Certificate (LCP)
    •  Paralegal Professional Certificate (PLS)
    •  Mediation/Dispute Resolution Certificate

     Contact the Office of Records & Registration at 614-236-6442 or for further questions or concerns.

    General Information

    • All transcripts mailed to the student will be stamped "Released to Student."  
    • A confirmation email will be sent when the official transcript is available for pick-up.
    • A photo ID is required when picking up in person
    • Official transcripts may only be mailed or walk-in pick up.  We cannot email or fax transcripts in any format.
    • Transcripts will not be processed for students on financial hold.


    • Each transcript ordered costs $5.00.
    • RUSH Transcripts (UPS only): $20.00 charge per address shipped
      • Overnight delivery is the only option available.
      • We must receive your payment and FERPA/Signature Release form by 2:00 p.m. to be process your request the same day. See Options 1 & 2 below for specific accepted forms of payment.

    Two (2) Options for Ordering a Transcript

    Option 1: Order an official transcript online using a credit card

    • Accepted forms of payment: VISA and MasterCard only 
    • Cost per transcript: $5.00
    • There are two steps to processing your online request:
      1. Complete the Online Transcript Order Form to pay by credit card.
      2. Complete the Signature Release form (PDF). Transcript requests will NOT be processed until we receive the Signature Release form.

    After you have paid online, you will receive an email confirmation from the the Law School's Office of Records & Registration.  This email will contain a reminder that the Signature Release Form must be printed and signed, then faxed (614-236-6818) or emailed to the Office of Records & Registration (

    Option 2: Order an official transcript by mail (check or money order only).

    1. Cost per transcript: $5.00
    2. Accepted forms of payment: check, money order (no credit cards)   
    3. Complete and submit the Transcript Request Check & Money Order Form (PDF).