Transcripts are important documents that detail all courses attempted, grades obtained, and degrees and awards that are vested on a student during an academic programme. Transcripts are usually required when you plan to study abroad or further education as they give a holistic idea of your academic performance. In this article we will teach you how to obtain your transcript at UNILAG.

These are the steps to get a UNILAG Transcript with ease:

Where Can You Send The Official Transcript Of Your L.I.P?

If you are a student at a university outside of Nigeria, then you can send your UNILAG transcripts to the Registrar of the equivalent academic institution, Dean of Postgraduate School of the academic institution, Embassies, and Scholarship Boards. In the case of students studying in Nigeria, these emails usually have the following format: registrar@…, internationaladmissions@…, and so on.

If you wish to get the official transcript, you must provide the official email address of the academic institution. The email address you need is the one you used to apply. This is the one that shows up on your application.

The official website of academic institutions, embassies, scholarship boards, etc. can also receive an upload of the official transcript. The link, username and password can be provided by you and you will receive an email after uploading the document. You can view the upload and download the document in the email.

You must provide a reference number, application ID, or student ID, in the address section of your application, which is required by the evaluating entity. If you don’t provide this, your application will be invalid and will not be considered. This includes your student ID, which is required by ICAS for their transcripts.


The University of Lagos does not issue official transcripts for employment purposes. The University of Lagos has the policy that any third party organization requesting official transcripts must provide a letter of authorization from the University of Lagos. This is to ensure that the University of Lagos does not release official transcripts without the written consent of the University.

The University of Lagos doesn’t send transcripts to individual email addresses, such as, and this also applies to official email addresses, such as No section within the University of Lagos can an Official Transcript be sent.


Before you begin, make sure you have read the following instructions thoroughly. If you have forgotten your Matriculation Number, click here to begin the process. Click on the ‘New Application’ link and follow the instructions provided. If you have forgotten your Matriculation Number, what you will have to do is click the ‘Click here if you have forgotten your Matric No. button, and follow the instructions provided

You will want to make sure that the phone number and email addresses are valid. If they are not, you can update them. To do this, log in again and ignore the Matriculation Number section and click ‘Next’ to continue. After you have provided your Matriculation Number, click ‘Submit’ and you will be done.

If you are applying for the direct entry programme, click the button ‘Yes’. If you are applying for the UNILAG diploma programme, enter your matriculation number and academic session. Click ‘Next’.

Enter your destination, dispatch method, and address. For the upload option, enter your upload address, username, and password.

The next step is to log on to and click on ‘Pay RRR Invoice’. You will need to enter your RRR number on the payment advice. You may also choose to print out the payment advice and proceed to make payment at any Commercial bank in Nigeria. You will receive a confirmation email once the payment is successful.

After the application is complete, you will have to track it via the application portal.

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Steps For Medical Students To Apply For An Official Transcript

To get a transcript, the medical student should apply for the transcript to the Principal Assistant Secretary (Results and Records), College of Medicine, University of Lagos. They should include their matriculation number, name, and address. The address should be in the United States of America. This is the only way a student can get a medical transcript.

Make the payment online using Remita and submit the completed form to the Academic Office. You will need to make payment for the courier service that delivers the transcript. Payment for courier service is to be made separately. On the other hand, if you have a friend who is a member of the College of Medicine, you could ask them to help with the transcript. The student must be a member of the College of Medicine and have a minimum GPA of 3.0 in the previous semester. Payment for the transcript will be made through the official email of the College of Medicine: You will need to make payment for the courier service that delivers the transcript.

What Are The Steps To Applying For Official Transcript From World Education Services (WES)?

WES is a unique organisation, their applications are only accepted from the students they provide support to. You must have the name of the school you attended, your matriculation number and click ‘next’ to continue.

You need to ensure that the details you provide are correct. There may be errors in your application such as contact details and matriculation number. You may want to try logging on to the application portal again and ignoring the matriculation section. You must include your matriculation number in the address section before you can submit.

Next, choose the University you want to apply to from the list. Then, click the document type button to view the document type options. Select ‘Official Transcript’ from the list and select ‘WES’ from the document type drop down list. Provide the matriculation number, session number of entry and WES reference number before submitting.

Once you have made the payment you will receive a confirmation. You can then take the document to a commercial bank in Nigeria and you will receive a confirmation that the payment is successful. Alternatively you can pay online, use the Remita online platform or print out the Payment Advice and pay at any commercial bank in Nigeria. You will receive a confirmation once the payment is successful.

How To Check The Status Of Your Transcript Application

If you want to keep track of the status of your application you can check on the website: When you click the “Track Applications” button you will be able to view the tracking/dispatch date. To check the status of your application, you will need the email address provided in your application. Every time you receive an email, you will be able to see the status of your application.

You can track your application by following the tracking number supplied to you. The most used courier service providers (and their websites) that are used for sending UNILAG Official Transcripts include DHL (, UPS (, PEACOCK (, and FedEx (

The tracking number is required for applications that need to be sent by post or uploaded to official websites or email addresses.


You cannot have access to an unofficial copy of the transcript. If you are looking to have an unofficial copy of the results transcript, you will need to go to the student portal and click the “Student Academic Transcript” button under the “Results” menu. You will be redirected to a page that will give you the information you need.

Payments can now be made using an online bank account, or even by using a mobile phone, the payment is instant and you will be emailed a receipt of the payment. You can now make your payments online, by email or even by using your mobile phone.

If you have used the student portal, the transcript is already available. However, if you haven’t, you can download it here:

How Do You Get A Transcript?

Transcripts are essential during the admission process. They provide the college or university with a holistic view of your capabilities to ascertain if you are eligible to enter the course.

Transcripts are a vital part of your visa application and scholarship application. You can get your transcripts online from a variety of companies. Some websites offer transcripts for a fee but many offer them for free. Furthermore, many scholarships require that you have official transcripts.

Processing Fees And Charges On Transcript

Document Destination NIPOST (NGN) Private Courier (NGN)
Within Lagos State 3000 5000
Outside Lagos State, Within Nigeria 5000 5000
West Africa 5000 15000
East Africa 5000 20000
North Africa 5000 20000
South Africa 5000 20000
European Countries 5000 20000
Asian Countries 5000 20000
North American Countries 5000 20000
Australia/Oceania Countries 5000 20000
Antarctica 5000 20000
Document Processing Type Processing Fee (NGN)
Soft Copy (email) 3000
Soft Copy (file upload) 5000
World Education Services (WES) 15000


It is important to keep in mind that the transcript application is treated on a first-come-first-served basis. You need to start the process early enough. It is also important that you should never pay anyone to fast-track the process.

If you are a student who got into the University of Lagos through the foundation programme, you should apply for the diploma result along with the degree transcript on the application portal.


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