Boston University is proud to offer Certified Electronic Diplomas and Certificates (CeDiploma/CeCertificate). A CeCredential costs $11 and is available for degrees granted as of January 25, 2020.

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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.

Credential Validation – Demo

Key Benefits:

  • More than a paper credential – It’s an official, secure and verifiable PDF version of your accomplishment!
  • Different from a transcript – You’ll have unlimited sharing with family, friends, employers, and social media. It’s proof of your education with only the important details. It’s simple for employers to read and understand.
  • Better than an eDiploma – Each credential holds a 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.
  • Eliminates the need for Apostille/Certification services.

Highly Secure:

  • Each CeDiploma/CeCertificate can be independently validated through Boston University’s website by future employers, State Government Licensing Agencies, or 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.

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