The Family Educational Rights & Privacy Act of 1974 requires transcript requests be in writing or in person.

Transcript Holds
  • No transcript will be released to any student who has not settled all financial obligations to CSB/SJU.
  • A hold may be placed on transcripts until all tuition, fees, room and board are paid in full.
  • eTranscript requests that are on hold will remain in the system for 15 days. If the hold is not resolved, the order will be automatically cancelled.

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Online requests (eTranscript) - Official paper copies or official PDF version

The National Student Clearinghouse has been authorized to provide online transcript ordering service for all current and former CSB/SJU students. Individuals who have both a major credit card and a valid email address can request an official transcript through this service.

Ordering Site:  College of St Benedict & St John's University - Transcripts that are cleared for release by the Student Accounts Office are sent within 3 business days of receipt of the request.

If you are on the National Student Clearinghouse website, the institutions are only accessible as "College of St Benedict & St John's University (MN)"

Format                                          Fee per Copy
Mail/Hold for Pickup                     $10.50
ETX* (electronic exchange)          $10.50
Official PDF                                      $12.25

*When ETX is available between CSB/SJU and other educational institutions or organizations, the electronic PDF option will NOT be available.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Q:  How do I track the status of my transcript order?
Q:  How do I retain a copy of an official PDF without a password?
Q:  What do I do if I am having trouble opening or viewing the PDF transcript?

  1. National Student Clearinghouse Troubleshooting Assistance
  2. Update your Adobe Reader
    1. Install Adobe Reader from
    2. Save the file to the desktop from the email
    3. Open Adobe Reader
    4. Click on File and Open
    5. Browse to the file on the desktop
    6. Click OK

Barb Novak 
Office of the Registrar - Transcript Coordinator
College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University
P.O. Box 5511
Collegeville, MN 56321
(320) 363-5260
Fax: (320) 363-2714
[email protected]