Transcript Requests

The Office of Registration and Records at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago is here to assist in providing official transcripts. The transcript request forms require the following information:

  • Name you attended school under (married students, please include your former name)
  • Dates of attendance
  • Birthday
  • Social Security number (optional)
  • Student ID number
  • Number of copies you need
  • Addresses where the copies will be sent

There are three ways to request your transcripts from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC): Online, in person or by mail. Due to COVID-19, we strongly encourage students to order transcripts online. Staff will be available in office for paper transcript requests but processing times may lengthen.


SAIC has partnered with the National Student Clearinghouse to offer online transcript ordering services. Order and track your transcripts online.

In Person

You can visit the Office of Registration and Records at 36 S. Wabash, suite 1450 to fill out a form and pay the fee, only cash is accepted when ordering in person. Please be sure to have the information above with you at the time of your visit.


You can download the official ‌Transcript Request Form [PDF]‌ and mail it to our office at:

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
36 S. Wabash, suite 1450
Chicago, IL 60603


Transcript Fees:

Transcript Fees Description
$5 Per copy sent to US and Canadian addresses
$8 Per copy sent to other international addresses
$20 Per address for express service

*An additional service charge is assessed when ordering online


Please contact our office for additional ways to obtain official transcripts.