Educational Perspectives

Welcome Prospective DePaul University Student!

Educational Perspectives is a not-for-profit research organization dedicated to preparing evaluation reports that help non-US educated individuals have their education recognized for further education in the United States.

DePaul University has developed a direct relationship with Educational Perspectives to prepare a written evaluation of your non-US educational credentials. Our evaluation will be an important part of your application for admission to DePaul University. Please carefully review the information below so that you submit a complete evaluation application this will help us get your evaluation report under way quickly.


Educational Perspectives requires the following documentation:

Note: If you have completed two or more years of university study, you do not need to submit your secondary school credentials for evaluation.


Official credentials are issued in the original language directly by your college or university. Copies must bear the official stamp and/or seal of the institution, as well as the signature of the appropriate official, such as the Dean, Rector, Registrar, Controller of Examinations, or Office of Teaching Affairs. Photo/notarized copies, facsimile/electronic mail transmissions will not be accepted.

Note: Documents sent directly to Educational Perspectives by your college or university will not be returned to you they become the property of Educational Perspectives.

How can I submit my documents?

Option 1
You may submit the original, official credentials you have in your possession.

Note: Your documents will be returned to you upon completion of your evaluation. If you would like these documents returned to you by a courier service (FedEx), please select 'Courier Delivery' on your application form and pay the appropriate fee. If you do not request courier delivery, your documents will be returned by regular US post.

Option 2
You may make arrangements to have official copies of your educational credentials sent directly to Educational Perspectives by the institution(s) you have attended.

If you have attended school in one of the countries listed below, you will have special documentation requirements - please follow the instructions on the appropriate link below and provide the necessary documents:



US Mail Delivery
Educational Perspectives
PO Box 618056
Chicago IL 60661-8056

Courier Delivery
Educational Perspectives
134 N. LaSalle St.
Suite 1900
Chicago IL 60602


Undergraduate International Admission (Freshman and Transfer)
Undergraduate Application
Application to Update a Previous Evaluation

Graduate International Admission
Select the graduate school to which you are applying.

College of Computing and Digital Media Application
College of Communication Application
Kellstadt Graduate School of Business Application
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Application
School of Music Application
School of Psychology Application
School of Public Service Application
School for New Learning Application
Theatre School Application
Application to Update a Previous Evaluation

Once we receive all of the documentation needed to prepare your evaluation (application, official academic records, payment, etc.) your report will be completed in 5 business days. If you need the evaluation report more urgently, a report can be prepared with 3 Business Day or Same Day Rush service for an additional fee. However, we urge you to begin the evaluation process early so that all of your deadlines can be easily met.

Your application and payment can be sent to us by regular mail, fax, or email scan.

Questions? Contact us at: