2020–2021 Walden University Student Handbook (September 2020) 
    Jan 19, 2021  
2020–2021 Walden University Student Handbook (September 2020)


Return to: Section 8. Student Support Services  

The Office of the Registrar, which can be reached at 1-800-925-3368 (1-800-WALDENU) or reghelp@mail.waldenu.edu, does the following:

For Student Records

  • Maintains student education records for all students in all academic units at Walden University
  • Processes and verifies student grades
  • Audits the completion of degree requirements and issues diplomas
  • Assists with completion of lenders’ loan deferment paperwork
  • Supports the academic units by processing requests for leaves of absence, withdrawals, reinstatement, and readmission
  • Supports transcript requests

For the Entire Walden Community

  • Serves as the first stop for information for instructors and staff
  • Posts and maintains the university calendar
  • Coordinates creation of courses and course sections, and ensures enrollment limits are set and maintained for all courses
  • Responds to all inquiries concerning matters related to course registrations
  • Provides information and guidelines for Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) compliance

For information on course registration policies, transcript requests, and degree completion and graduation, see the Academic Calendar and Registration Policies section of this Walden University Student Handbook.