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Certified Electronic Credential Overview
UB offers certified electronic diplomas and certificates (CeDiploma/CeCertificate). The cost to purchase your CeDiploma or CeCertificate is $15.95. CeDiplomas are available for June 2020 graduates and later.
- CeDiplomas will be available for purchase approximately 3-6 weeks after conferral.
- You will be notified that your CeDiploma is available via your UB email. The notification will be sent from email@example.com.
- You will not be able to order a CeDiploma if you have any financial holds or obligations. Please contact the Office of the Registrar if you have recently resolved a financial hold and would now like to order a CeDiploma.
Watch an overview video to learn more.
How to Access Your Digital Diploma or Certificate
You will receive an email with a link to download your credential when it is available from our trusted partner, CeCredential Trust®. To request a new download link, please use the CeCredential Trust site to resend the link.
More than a paper credential
- Your CeDiploma is an official, secure and verifiable PDF version of your accomplishment.
Different from a transcript
- Unlimited sharing with family, friends, employers and social media.
- Proof of education with only the important details.
- Simple for employers to read and understand.
Better than an eDiploma
- Each credential provides a unique 12-digit CeDiD (Certified Electronic Document Identifier).
- The CeDiD allows for instant proof of your accomplishment using validation services.
Enhances your resume
- Expedite the verification process by providing your CeDiD and validation URL on your resume.
Credential validation demo
This video shows someone typing their CeDID and initials and then clicking the validation button to submit it.
- Each CeDiploma and/or CeCertificate can be independently validated here by future employers, state government licensing agencies and any other entity that wishes to validate your achievement.
- The document is digitally signed and encrypted, providing greater trust and acceptance.
- For security reasons, the electronic credential cannot be printed.
Note: A credential may not be available for all conferral dates.
For additional information about the Certified Electronic Credential features, trademarks and patents, please visit CeCredential Trust website.
Last updated: September 14, 2021 11:34 am EST