Enhanced and Existing Safety at Bowie State

The University President has released a message concerning enhanced and existing safety measures on campus.

Frequently Asked Questions



  • The office maintains course and class data that is used by staff and faculty to assist students in obtaining their educational goals. The educational record of the student, known as the transcript, includes the course and class information along with grading information for each term. This data is used to provide academic departments with information to advise students on degree requirements using the degree-audit system PeopleSoft, as well as to advise them on academic standing status and enrollment verifications for on- and off-campus affiliates.

    The Office of the University Registrar produces the Schedule of Classes and both Graduate and Undergraduate catalogs. The staff of the office is responsible for adhering to and communicating academic policy to the campus-wide community as set forth by the Office of Academic Affairs and Council of Deans.

  • Office hours are Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

  • Bowie State University
    Office of the University Registrar
    Henry Administration Building, Suite 1200
    14000 Jericho Park Road
    Bowie, MD 20715

    Main telephone: 301-860-3730 
    Fax: 301-860-3438

    1. A request for verification of enrollment
    2. A request to correct personal data (address, name, telephone number change)
    3. A request to audit a course in accordance with academic calendar
    4. A records or enrollment dispute

    Make sure you include your full name, Student ID number, telephone number, and signature on the request.

  • You must contact the professor. If you were not enrolled in the course or term for which grades were given, you must write a letter of enrollment/records dispute to the University Registrar.

  • To secure a duplicate copy of your Bowie State University diploma, you should send your request with $55.00 payment to: Bowie State University, Office of the University Registrar, Henry Administration Building, Suite 1200, Bowie, MD 20715.