A credential is evidence of program completion and is represented as a notation on the academic transcript. A parchment is a document made of superior paper that recognizes the credential.

a.Academic Transcripts

After official verification and after completion of the conferral process, Student Enrolment and Registrar Services includes an official notation on all academic transcripts of graduated students that the degree, diploma, or certificate has been awarded. This notation includes the major(s), minor(s), concentrations, and specialization designation, and any Academic Distinction, Honours Thesis or Co-operative Education designations.