SUNY College of Optometry now offers Certified Electronic Diplomas (CeDiploma)!

Watch an Overview video to learn more!

NOTE: CeDiplomas are only available for conferral dates beginning May 2022.


How to Access Your Certified Electronic Diploma

You will receive an email with a link to download your credential when it is available from our trusted partner, CeCredentialTrust. To request a new download link, please use the CeCredential Trust site to resend the link.


The Benefits of Going Digital

It’s a secure, verifiable and official PDF you can share!

  • Employers love the CeDiploma! It is simple to read, easy to understand, and is directly validated by your institution in seconds.
  • Enjoy unlimited sharing with family, friends, and employers. You can even share it on social media!
  • Show instant proof of your education using Validation Services.
  • Save the PDF on as many devices as you want.
  • Enhance your resume by adding the CeDiD* and validation URL directly to it!
  • For security reasons, the electronic credential cannot be printed.

*CeDiD = a unique 12-digit Certified Electronic Document Identifier

Credential Validation – demo

NOTE: A credential may not be available for all conferral dates.

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