Convalidation is the process of verifying transcripts to receive credit in your home country!
Some countries, such as Spain and Brazil, require their students to acquire convalidationof their high school grades in order to receive credit for their exchange program. It is the student’s responsibility to complete the convalidation process. Students should check with their home agency to see if convalidation applies to them.
This process is extensive and takes time – it includes having the student’s transcript and any supplemental letters and documents notarized and approved with an apostille stamp by the Secretary of State.
How to Complete Convalidation? While students are able to complete convalidation on their own, the process involves a significant amount of time, detail and steps. Therefore, AnB Education strongly advises students use a third party service. Third Party Convalidation Service Providers: