AP and Transfer Credits

New Students

If you are looking for information about AP exam or transfer credits you can see a full list of what is accepted below. Certain AP courses transfer directly while some will generally count for credit. For specific information see the below link.

Accepted AP Tests and Credits

Course Descriptions and Class Schedules

Course Descriptions

We offer you the ability to see the course descriptions in a downloadable and printable format. Please see the link below for the complete list of course descriptions.

2020-2021 Course Catalog

There is also a dynamic way to search for course descriptions that is updated automatically

Course Descriptions


Class Schedules

We offer the ability for you to look up class schedules via our PeopleSoft system. This system is kept up to date and relevant to the current time.

For an up to date class schedule, you can view the database here

Degree and Enrollment Verification

Degree Verification

Clarkson University has authorized the National Student Clearinghouse to provide all degree verifications.  The National Student Clearinghouse can be contacted at www.degreeverify.org, or by mail: National Student Clearinghouse, 2300 Dulles Station Boulevard, Suite 300, Herndon, VA 20171. 

We no longer provide degree verifications by phone. You can obtain instant verifications at www.degreeverify.org.  School codes are listed below:

  • Potsdam Campus: 002699
  • Capital Region Campus (formerly Union Graduate College): 002699-01
Enrollment Verification

How to Obtain a Student Enrollment Verification Certificate 

Clarkson University has authorized the National Student Clearinghouse to act as our agent for all third-party student enrollment requests (health insurance agencies, loans, scholarships, employers, etc.). 

All enrollment requests from companies or employers should be directed to the National Student Clearinghouse where they can obtain instantaneous certifications of student enrollment on the EnrollmentVerify web site. Please refer to the "Degree & Enrollment Verifiers" tab on the Clearinghouse web site at www.studentclearinghouse.org, or call 703-742-4200. All fax requests can be sent to the Clearinghouse at 703-742-4239.

Current Clarkson Students can print their own enrollment verification through PeopleSoft's Student Center. The enrollment certificates are available free, 24/7. Simply logon to PeopleSoft, from the list on the left, either click on

  • My Academics then Request Enrollment Verification or
  • Other Academics, click the down arrow, then Enrollment Verification, then click the double arrow.