Submit Official Transcripts
There are two ways to submit an official transcript from your high school or previous institution.
Submit Unofficial Transcripts
HCC will use unofficial transcripts/grade reports and TSI scores for initial advisement and placement purposes. However, a transcript hold will be placed on your record until an official transcript is received in the Office of Student Records within the first semester of enrollment.
There are two ways to submit an unofficial transcript from your high school or previous institution.
Houston Community College has partnered with Parchment a digital credential service, to offer more convenient ways for sending your transcript.
Choose from three easy methods:
- Electronic delivery (fastest)
- Email (Secure PDF)
- USPS first class mail,
There will be a $7.00 fee to obtain your transcript through Parchment, but it will ensure faster delivery, 24/7 access including weekends and holidays. Payment must be made by debit or credit card. To order online, click on the icon below.
Students can send PDF transcripts to any valid email address (another college or university, third-party recipient or themselves). Students can request a PDF transcript online anytime using.
PDF transcripts are official transcripts, however, please be aware that when sending a PDF transcript to yourself it cannot be forwarded to a different email address. Forwarding a PDF transcript makes it unofficial. If your transcript is going to a third party, you should have it sent directly to their email address, this ensures that the transcript will still be considered an official University document.
PDF transcripts are $7.00 each. Parchment will provide official PDF transcripts through an encrypted and secure service.
Many professional application services (such as LSAC, AMCAS, SOPHAS, NursingCAS, etc.) now accept PDF transcripts from HCC.
Need help with your transcript order?
The best first step is to log into your Parchment account, then visit the Parchment Help Center, where you can find answers to frequently asked questions and articles to support your needs.
- You can also engage with ParchieBot, our intelligent chat function designed to answer your questions and provide order information.
- From the Parchment Help Center, you can submit a web case for support or contact a Learner Support Representative for assistance. The Support Team is available M-F, 8am - 8pm ET.
Please note there may be a delay if you have any holds on your account that prevent the release of transcripts. Transcripts will not be sent until all holds are cleared. HCC will not release a transcript of any student that has not fulfilled financial and other responsibilities to the College.