Closed Institutions


The Higher Education Licensure Commission (HELC) is the repository for academic records of post-secondary institutions previously authorized in the District of Columbia that have closed with no other arrangements for maintaining
the records. All issuances are certified copies of records as they appeared in the Office of the Registrar upon the school’s closing. Official copies bear the seal of the Commission.

Please use the search field to locate the institution from which the transcript is needed. If the HELC is listed as the contact person, please complete the Transcript Request.

To request a transcript from a closed institution whose records are not maintained by the HELC, please use the contact information provided for that institution.

DeSales University (Desales School of Theology)Office of the Registrarregistrar@desales.edu610-282-1100
Dickinson Business SchoolMissouri Department of Higher Educationinfo@dhe.mo.gov573-751-2361
Dumbarton College of Holy CrossSisters of the Holy Cross Archives 574-284-5572
Education First (EF) International Language CentersLanguagesShamil Mohammedshamil.mohammed@ef.com(617) 619-1151
Federal City CollegeUniversity of the District of Columbia- Registrar 202-274-6100
Fleet Business SchoolMaryland Higher Education Commission attn Transcript Requests 410-332-0270
Georgetown School of Science & Arts aka Career Academy (1974-75)HELCosse.elcmail@dc.gov202-481-3951
Global Proof Productions Bartending SchoolBartendingHELCosse.elcmail@dc.gov202-481-3951
Harrison Center for Career Education aka Hannah HarrisonHELCosse.elcmail@dc.gov202-481-3951
Home Care Partners, Inc.Nurse Assistant info@homecarepartners.org202-638-2382