Digital Diplomas and Certificates

Purdue University Northwest now offers digital diplomas and certificates! These are certified electronic credentials known as a CeDiploma or CeCertificate (CeDiploma/CeCertificate)!


Digital Purdue Diploma

How to Access Your Digital Diploma or Certificate

You will receive an email with a link to download your credential when it is available from our trusted partner, CeCredentialTrust. To request a new download link, please use the CeCredential Trust site to resend the link.

Credential Validation

Note: A credential may not be available for all conferral dates. For security reasons, the electronic credential cannot be printed.

For additional information about digital credentials, their features, trademarks and patents, please visit

Benefits of Going Digital

It’s a secure, verifiable and official PDF you can share!

  • Employers love the CeDiploma! It is simple to read, easy to understand, and is directly validated by your institution in seconds.
  • Enjoy unlimited sharing with family, friends, and employers. You can even share it on social media!
  • Show instant proof of your education using Validation Services
  • Save the PDF on as many devices as you want.
  • Enhance your resume by adding the CeDiD* and validation URL directly to it!

*CeDiD = a unique 12-digit Certified Electronic Document Identifier

Questions About Diplomas?

Contact the Office of the Registrar.

Phone: (219) 989-2334

To ensure proper assistance, please provide your email address when submitting an email or leaving a voicemail message.

More About CeCredentials

PNW graduates in regalia walk to the Nils K. Nelson Bioscience Innovation Building.


Learn more about the security features of a CeDiploma or CeCertificate

Two PNW graduates smile together at Spring 2021 commencement


Validate the authenticity of a CeDiploma or CeCertificate

A graduate holds up his diploma at commencement


View commonly asked questions about the CeDiploma or CeCertificate