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Want to know more about the Clearinghouse?
Founded as a nonprofit in 1993 by the education community, the National Student Clearinghouse® is the trusted source for and leading provider of educational reporting, data exchange, verification, and research services.
The Clearinghouse serves as a single point of contact for the secure collection and exchange of accurate, timely and comprehensive enrollment, degree, and certificate records on behalf of our more than 3,600 participating higher education institutions, which represent 98 percent of all students in public and private U.S. institutions. As a result, thousands of companies and organizations nationwide depend on the Clearinghouse to take the guesswork out of confirming academic credentials. Click here to watch a webinar (41 minutes) about our history, mission, and services.
What does the Clearinghouse provide?
The Clearinghouse serves as a trusted agent to our participating institutions to expand our services and help them meet their growing compliance, administrative, student access, accountability, and analytical needs.
We also provide verification and reporting services to most of the postsecondary institutions in the United States and online enrollment reporting for U.S. students to hundreds of postsecondary institutions. In addition, the Clearinghouse is the largest provider of electronic student record exchanges and postsecondary transcript ordering services in the nation.
So, every time a background screener or their customers order a verification from the Clearinghouse, they support our mission. For this, we say thank you!
Who are our partners and clients?
Thousands of employers, recruiters, background research firms and others nationwide depend on the Clearinghouse for online academic verifications. Furthermore, the education finance industry works with the Clearinghouse to receive student borrower data, and educational organizations and high schools use us for graduation and research data.
Founded as a nonprofit in 1993 by the education community, the National Student Clearinghouse is the trusted source for and leading provider of educational reporting, data exchange, verification, and research services.