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April 7, 2016

Graduation Lunch

A complementary Graduation Lunch will be served at the Finlandia Hall Cafe from 11:15 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. for graduates, their guests, and Finlandia faculty. We hope you will attend.

April 7, 2016

Finlandia University 2016 graduation is May 1

Finlandia University baccalaureate and commencement activities for the class of 2016 are scheduled for Sunday, May 1, on the university’s campus in Hancock.

Exercises for Graduation Day 2016 will begin Sunday morning at 10 a.m. with the Baccalaureate Worship Service at the Chapel of St. Matthew, and conclude with the Commencement Exercises at 1:30 p.m. at Paavo Nurmi Center.

Finlandia University, founded in 1896 as Suomi College, recognized its first group of graduates in 1904 with 12 students earning diplomas. In the coming [...]

Academic Advising

Each Finlandia University student is assigned an academic advisor in his or her selected program of study.

The academic advisor is an integral part of your educational program, and it is important that you and your advisor establish a positive, on-going relationship. If a student changes his or her major, the University Registrar will assign a new advisor.

2018-2019 Academic Advising Handbook Academic Advising Forms

The following PDF forms can printed and completed by hand, or they can be completed online and [...]

Student Records Policy

Privacy and Access to Student Records

Finlandia University designates the following categories of student information as public or “directory information.” The institution may disclose such information for any purpose, at its discretion.

Public Directory Information Category Type I.    Name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, dates of attendance, class status, part-time or full-time status, class schedule/roster, photos. II. Previous institution(s) attended, degree and major, awards, honors (includes dean’s and honors lists), degrees conferred (including dates). III. Past and present participation in officially recognized sports and school activities, physical factors (height, [...]

Transcript Request

We are more than happy to help get your academic transcripts from Finlandia University (formerly Suomi College) to where you need them. Please read over the information below, and when ready,  click the “Begin Your Transcript Request” button.

12/14/2020: Due to university winter break, transcripts ordered after thursday, december 17th will not be processed until january 4th. 12/14/2020: Same day transcript requests will not be available until january 4th. 03/20/2020:  Until further notice, walk-up, in-person, and same-day pick-up orders are no longer [...]

Registrar’s Office

The Finlandia University Registrar ensures the accuracy, integrity and security of the academic records of the university.

The office provides academic record services to students, faculty, staff, alumni and other constituents.

03/20/2020:  Until further notice, walk-up, in-person, and same-day pick-up orders are no longer available.  transcripts can be requested online at www.finlandia.edu/transcripts.  Transcript Request

We are more than happy to fulfill your transcript request. The process can be done as quickly as same-day. Learn more about the process by visiting our [...]

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