Office of the Registrar


Brown University offers Certified Electronic Diplomas and Certificates (CeDiploma/CeCertificate) via CeCredential.

Certified Electronic Diplomas and Certificates

At this time this service is only available for May 2015 graduates and forward.

Key Benefits

An official, secure and verifiable PDF version of your accomplishment.

  • Unlimited sharing with family, friends, employers and social media.
  • Proof of education with only the important details.
  • Simple for employers to read and understand.

*CeDiD (Certified Electronic Document Identifier)

Expedite the verification process by providing your CeDiD and validation URL on your resume.

Highly Secure

Demo of service.

  • 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.

Watch the Overview Video to Learn More

Additional Information

  • A credential may not be available for all conferral dates.
  • For additional information about the Certified Electronic Credential and its features, please visit
  • The CeDiploma is not a replacement hard copy diploma. In fact, it is not intended for print purposes. However, the validation form can be printed by third parties who want to check the validity of your diploma. The CeDiploma is a way to make your actual credential portable electronically.

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Validation Services is patent pending

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