From transcripts to transfer credit evaluations, we're here to help.

ECC’s Records Office maintains your academic records from your first day on campus through graduation and beyond. We treat your records with the utmost confidentiality and maintain them in a secure online environment, giving you online access any time of day or night.

Grades & Grade Point Average (GPA)

Your grades are important to you—and they’re important to us, too. Your grade point average (GPA) is an important indicator of your progress in college, and it’s used as a factor if you plan to transfer elsewhere and in determining scholarships.

  • Calculate your GPA
  • Learn more about updating your info

For details about our grading system, see Student Grades. For suggestions on raising your GPA, see Improve Your Grades.

Standards of Academic Progress (SOAP)

ECC requires students to make satisfactory academic progress toward their educational goals, defined as a cumulative GPA of at least 2.0. For details, see Standards of Academic Progress. Or check Improve Your Grades for tips on raising your GPA.

Transcript Requests

Your transcript is the official record of your academic experience at ECC—the courses you took and the grades you received. You can order official copies of your transcript for free on our accessECC Portal.

Update Your Information

If you have a new address or phone number, you can update it through the accessECC Portal. To update other personal information, such as your name or your Social Security number, you’ll need to bring the appropriate documentation to the Records Office.  

Transfer Credit

Transferring to ECC from another college? Get credit for prior coursework by submitting your official transcript and the

Graduation

Getting ready to graduate? Before you can walk across the stage, you’ll need to make sure you’ve fulfilled the requirements for your program and complete a notice of intent to graduate.

Granting Access to Your Records

Your educational records are confidential by law; no one can access your grades and other records without your written permission. However, if you want to allow someone to access your records, submit the consent to release information.

For more information, see student Academic Records.

Additional Resources


As a student at ECC, you are entitled to the rights and privileges that go along with being a member of the college community. Here are some of the policies and procedures that you should be familiar with.

Contact

Registration & Records

Building B, Room B105
847-214-7386
Fax: 847-214-7356
records@elgin.edu

Office Hours
Monday through Thursday: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Summer Hours
Monday through Thursday: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday: Closed