Office of Student Records
The Office of Student Records is responsible for all records of students who are currently, or have previously been, enrolled in the University of South Alabama College of Medicine (Doctor of Medicine program only). Records for Ph.D. students, and all undergraduate and other graduate programs, are handled through the University of South Alabama Registrar's Office. You may make changes to your personal information (name, address, telephone number, etc.) only in writing, either by fax or regular mail. E-mail changes are not accepted at this time. Forms can be obtained below.
Address and/or Telephone Number Change
In order to process a change of address or telephone number, please print out the Address Change Form and mail or fax it to the Office of Student Records.
In order to process a name change for a current or former medical student, please contact the Office of Student Records to obtain a Name Change Form. All other students should contact the University of South Alabama Registrar's Office. The original form and the appropriate documentation for medical students should be returned to the Office of Student Records. This form can not be faxed as an original signature is required. Acceptable forms of documentation are: birth certificate, driver's license, marriage license, court order, social security card, passport, or visa. In some instances, the University may require more than one form of documentation.
Social Security Number
In order to change your Social Security Number, you will need to bring your original Social Security card to the Office of Student Records.
The Office of Student Records provides copies of academic transcripts for College of Medicine (M.D.) students only. Transcripts can only be released with written authorization from the student. A $8.00 fee is charged for each transcript. Currently enrolled students do not have to pay for transcripts. Requests for transcripts are processed within two business days after it’s received. To obtain a copy of your transcript, please choose one of the two following options.
Transcript Request form:
Fill out the Transcript Request Form and submit it either by fax or regular mail. If you wish to mail in your request, please include the $8.00 fee (check, money order, or credit card payment only, cash is not accepted) for each copy. Please include a telephone number where you can be reached in case there is a problem with your request.
Go to the National Student Clearinghouse Secure Site and select University of South Alabama - College of Medicine. If you are a first-time visitor, you will be directed to create a personal profile and user ID/Password, which you will use to place future orders. The site walks you through placing your order, including delivery options and fees. You can order as many transcripts as you like in a single session. The fee is $8 per copy plus a $2.25 processing fee charged per recipient. In order to ensure confidentiality and to comply with federal regulations you must complete the Consent to Release form. You can submit either a printed or a paperless consent form to the Clearinghouse. You may attach two additional forms (pdf format only) to your transcript request. The transcript will be mailed to the recipient via regular 1st class US mail within 3 business days of receiving the transcript order.
Photo identification is required to pick up a transcript in person. "Unofficial" transcripts are issued to students. The transcript is stamped "student copy" and does not contain an official signature or the University seal. "Official" transcripts can only be sent to the requesting agency and contain both an official signature and the University seal. Transcripts are not issued to students with holds on their academic records. Requests for transcripts of work completed at another institution should be directed to that institution. Transcripts will not be released to a third party without written permission from the student.
If you are a former or current student in need of a degree verification, please complete the Verification Form and mail or fax it to the Office of Student Records. If you are a business that needs enrollment or degree verification, please submit your request on official letterhead and include a copy of your authorization or release form signed by the student. This can be submitted by fax or regular mail. The Office of Student Records does not provide verifications by telephone or email.
If you are applying for state licensure, it is not necessary to submit this form. You should only submit the official form from the appropriate state licensing board.
Medical students are to send copies of their immunization records to Tina Westry at USA Student Health. Students should include their J# and the Class of on their forms. Student Health cannot accept a photograph of records only a copy faxed or emailed of the original form is acceptable. Medical Students requesting a copy of their immunization records for externships/audition electives should send an email request to Tina Westry at USA Student Health on campus from their Jagmail account. Tina's contact information: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 251-460-7151 - Fax: 251-414-8227
University of South Alabama
College of Medicine
Mr. Frank Lucas, Associate Registrar
Office of Student Records
5851 USA Drive North MSB 1005
Mobile, Alabama 36688-0002
For more information, please contact Frank Lucas, Associate Registrar email@example.com or call 251-460-7180 - Fax 251-460-6761