UMass Boston


Campus Center, 4th Floor
UMass Boston
100 Morrissey Boulevard
Boston, MA 02125

Phone:  617.287.6200
Fax: 617.287.6242

Certified Electronic Credential Overview

UMass Boston now offers Certified Electronic Diplomas (CeDiploma) and Post Master's Certificates/Certificates of Advanced Graduate Study (CeCertificate) to the UMB graduates of May 2020* and forward in addition to paper diplomas!

*UMass Boston Alumni who graduated prior to May 31, 2020, please visit the Alumni diploma request page to purchase Certified Electronic Diplomas.

*UMass Boston Alumni who graduated after May 31, 2020, but have lost access to WISER (2 years after graduation), please visit the Alumni diploma request page to purchase replacement Certified Electronic Diplomas

Validate CeCredential    CeCredential FAQ

Purchase your CE Diploma through WISER:

Students will receive instructions on how to purchase their CeDiploma/CeCertificate from the diploma company in the same email that confirms the shipping of their original paper diploma.
(There is a $15.95 charge for this service.)

  1. Log into WISER via
  2. Choose the My Academics Icon
    My Academics icon
  3. Choose the Graduation option and then the Certified Electronic Diploma menu item.

Note: You will need to enable popups for the ordering site.

  1. Follow the instructions provided on the CeCredential Trust website. 

Key Benefits

  • More than a paper credential

    • An official, secure and verifiable PDF version of your accomplishment!
  • Different from a transcript

    • Unlimited sharing with family, friends, employers and social media.
    • Proof of education with only the important details.
    • Simple for employers to read and understand.
  • Better than an eDiploma

  • Enhances your resume

    • ​​​​​Expedite the verification process by providing your CeDiD and validation URL on your resume.
    • *CeDiD (Certified Electronic Document Identifier)

Credential Validation – demo

Highly Secure:

  • Each CeDiploma and/or CeCertificate can be independently validated here by future employers, State Government Licensing Agencies and any other entity that wishes to validate your achievement.
  • The document is digitally signed and encrypted, providing greater trust and acceptance.
  • For security reasons, the electronic credential cannot be printed.

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For additional information about the Certified Electronic Credential and its features, please visit


Office of the Registrar
Campus Center, 4th Floor
University of Massachusetts Boston
100 Morrissey Boulevard
Boston, MA 02125


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