Transcript & Score Reporting
As a part of your application, you will be required to report all US-accredited work completed inside or outside the United States, including accredited homeschool programs. Failure to report a complete and accurate academic history may result in your acceptance being withdrawn. All materials must be received or reported by the appropriate application deadline.
Freshmen (including homeschool) applicants are required to submit an ACT/SAT score. Transfer applicants with fewer than 24 university credit hours will also be required to submit an ACT or SAT test score. BYU only considers the highest overall composite score it receives in its evaluation. ACT/SAT scores can be sent from the following sources:
- Directly from the ACT or SAT office
- From a copy of a student's official score report (mailed or delivered)
- From a copy of the official online PDF (mailed, delivered, or via YMessage.byu.edu)
High School Transcripts
Utah Public High Schools - If you have attended a Utah public high school, we can retrieve your transcript from the state electronically by your entering your State Student Identifier (SSID) in your application. If this number is not located on your transcript, please contact your high school counseling center to obtain your SSID. (Note: this is not your school-issued ID number).
Non-Utah and other High Schools - You will self-report your high school work in your application. Only report completed work, do not report in-progress grades. You only need to supply an official transcript if you are admitted. This can be done in one of the following ways:
- Electronically through Parchment Exchange, National Transcript Center, or
National Student Clearinghouse
- Mailed by the high school
- Mailed or hand-delivered by the student
Transcripts that do not match the self-reported grades may result in your offer of admission being revoked.
International High Schools - Freshmen and transfer applicants with fewer than 24 university credits will be required to report their high school work. Any international work must be submitted through IERF or WES. See Evaluating International Work for more information.
BYU requires official transcripts from each college you have attended. This includes transcripts of courses taken through concurrent enrollment programs while in high school. For information about credit transferability and other FAQs, please visit transfer.byu.edu. BYU does not accept faxed college transcripts. College transcripts may be sent to BYU in the following ways:
- Electronically through Parchment Exchange, National Student Clearinghouse, or
- Sent directly from the university via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Mailed directly from the college/university you attended
- Hand-delivered in a sealed envelope (the envelope cannot be tampered with in any way) to OneStop Student Services (D-155 ASB)
- Any international work must be submitted through IERF or WES. See Evaluating International Work for more information
Mailed documents (ACT scores, transcripts etc.) can be sent or delivered to:
CES Admission Processing
Brigham Young University
Provo, UT 84602