Registrar's Office

  • For All of Your Record-Based Needs

    Registrar and CSASThe Registrar's Office is located in Dean Hall and serves the Dean College community - past, present and future - by providing all records-related services, including transcript requests, enrollment verifications for current and former students, degree verification and more.

    Following are some of the services we offer:

    Please review the following information. If you need further assistance, please contact:

    Registrar's Office
    Dean College
    99 Main Street
    Franklin, MA 02038

    The Dean College Registrar's Office staff is happy to assist you with your academic request. Click below to learn more about the services we offer.


    Transcript Request Information
    Transcripts must be requested in writing by the student. If you are a current student youmay log in to Today@Dean and click on “transcript requests” under Essential Links on the right side of the page. If you graduated from Dean prior to 1994, then you must complete the Transcript Request Form. If you graduated after 1994, then you may order your transcript online. In effect August 1, 2014, electronic transcripts will be distributed for a fee of $6 and print transcripts will be distributed for a fee of $10.

    Enrollment Verifications (Current Students) 
    Current Dean College students with Social Security numbers can obtain instantaneous enrollment verifications for FREE through the College portal Today@Dean. Students without Social Security numbers can only obtain an Enrollment Verification from the Center for Student Administrative Services located in Dean Hall.
    Enrollment Verifications (Former Students) 
    Dean College has authorized the National Student Clearinghouse to act as the agent for providing enrollment verifications. Please call the Clearinghouse at 703-742-4200 or visit

    Degree Verification 
    To submit a request for a Degree Verification, please visit the National Student Clearinghouse and navigate to the Degree & Enrollment Verifiers section.


    Confidentiality of Records
    Dean College complies with all of the requirements of the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA). Students have the right to inspect any and all official records, files and data directly related to them, with certain exceptions such as financial records of students' parents and/or information to which the student has waived her/his right of access. For details, please click here

    Credit Hour

    A credit hour as an amount of work represented in intended learning outcomes and verified by evidence of student achievement that is an institutional established equivalence that reasonably approximates not less than: 

    (1) One hour of classroom or direct faculty instruction and a minimum of two hours of out-of-class student work each week for approximately fifteen weeks for one semester or trimester hour of credit, or ten to twelve weeks for one-quarter hour of credit, or the equivalent amount of work over a different amount of time; or

    (2) At least an equivalent amount of work as required in paragraph (1) of this definition for other academic activities as established by the institution including laboratory work, internships, practica, studio work, and other academic work leading to the award of credit hours.

    Applications for Readmission for Associate Degree programs 
    Applications for Readmission for Bachelor's Degree programs
    Completing Your Bioform   

    Parent Access to Student Information
    Click to view instructions for a student to grant parents or guardians access to the student's financial and academic records.
    Voter Registration 
    As a part of the Higher Education Amendment, Dean College must provide students with the opportunity to register to vote. Accordingly, to request a mail-in voter registration form, visit the Massachusetts state website.

    Please note that students cannot register to vote via the Internet, but they can request a voter registration form. Students must fill out the form completely and return it to their city or town hall. Remember that students will not be registered to vote until they return the completed voter registration form to their local city or town hall.

    The local clerk will thereafter provide students with acknowledgment of their voter registration. If students do not receive an acknowledgment of their voter registration within a reasonable time, they should check with their local clerk for more information.

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