A Christian College of the Liberal Arts & Sciences

Academic Records Office

Office Hours

Monday through Friday 8:00AM to NOON and 1:00PM to 5:00PM

The office is generally closed for Christmas (often includes the day before and after), January 1st, July Fourth, Thanksgiving (includes Wednesday through Friday), and Good Friday.

National Student Clearinghouse

Houghton College has authorized the National Student Clearinghouse to provide degree and enrollment verification. National Student Clearinghouse may be contacted at:

www.studentclearinghouse.org
www.degreeverify.com
Phone: (703) 742-4200
Fax: (703) 742-4239
Email: service@studentclearinghouse.org

National Student Clearinghouse, 13454 Sunrise Valley Drive, Suite 300, Herndon, VA 20171

Need Proof of Enrollment or an Address Change?

Email relevant information to academicrecords@houghton.edu 

Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act Notice

The mission of the Academic Records Office is to facilitate the official interactions among students, faculty, and staff through the execution and administration of academic policies and practices. In addition to the ongoing functions listed below, we strive to provide courteous and helpful service to those who request our assistance. Our goal is to help ensure that all students have a productive and successful academic experience before, during, and after attendance.

At Houghton College students are equipped to "lead and labor as scholar-servants in a changing world," and we strive to model that in our dealings with individuals. We join in the College's efforts to facilitate spiritual transformation in our students' lives.

Primary Functions of the Academic Records Office include:

  • Administering academic policies
  • Course selection and offerings
  • Preparing the college catalogue each year
  • Degree audit and graduation certification
  • Academic transcript evaluation and processing
  • Custodial responsibility for academic records
  • Data generation for agencies on and off campus
  • Scheduling of courses and courses into classrooms