Students who want an official transcript of their Finlandia University academic record sent to a third party may complete a transcript request form, above, and available at the University Registrar's office.
Requests submitted by mail, fax, or in person must include the student's signature, student ID number or social security number, full name while attending Finlandia University (including any previous names), birth date, years of attendance, and the exact address where the transcript should be sent, including the name of the third party contact person. Transcript requests may be faxed to (906) 487-7509. Finlandia University does not accept transcript requests by e-mail.
There is no charge for the university to issue official transcripts to a third party. Typically, requests are fulfilled in three to five working days. There is a $10 service charge for same day service. A personal copy of a transcript on official paper costs $3.00. It is stamped "Issued to Student" and is considered unofficial. If you want to use special mail handling, priority mail service is currently $5.05, (3-5 days) subject to USPS increases; next day USPS express mail service(1-2 days) is currently $18.11, subject to USPS increases. UPS Next Day Service to a physical address is $30.00, subject to UPS increases When requesting a personal copy of a transcript on official paper or special mail services, please include a Visa, Master Card, or Discover credit card number, the name on the credit card being used, the expiration date, and the three-digit code from the back of the credit card.
Transcripts cannot be released for students with an outstanding student account balance at Finlandia University, or for students in default on a Perkins Student Loan from Finlandia University.