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Academic Award Documents

Please note that until further notice, Digitary is currently unavailable for all. Please contact SAA regarding obtaining any award documentation, apologies for any inconvenience caused.


Europass Diploma Supplement 

Europass Diploma Supplement is an initiative of the European Union to promote mobility of graduates. It is underpinned by a joint decision of the EU Commission and Council and arises from agreement by education ministers from 41 countries (Bologna Agreement 1999). Europass Diploma Supplement is designed to give greater transparency and recognition of qualification. 

Official Graduation Documents

From autumn 2005, UL will issue official graduation documents online. These documents will be electronically signed using verifiable legally binding Advanced Electronic Signatures in accordance with the EU Digital Signatures Directive. 

New Graduates 

New graduates will be automatically issued with the following documents electronically shortly following graduation. 

  • Transcript of Results 
  • Award (equivalent to a certified copy of your paper parchment) 
  • European Diploma Supplement

Pre-2005 Graduates 

Former graduates can request the following documents. 

  • Transcript of Results 
  • All UL graduates except Thomond College graduates before 1992 
  • All NIHE Limerick graduates 

Award (equivalent to a certified copy of your paper parchment) 

  • All Graduates of UL

Verification Of Documents 

The system allows you to: 

  • Access and view your official documents 
  • Create and download a Document Access Ticket with access permissions defined by you 
  • Send the Document Access Ticket to prospective employers, educational institutions or others who you need to verify your qualifications 
  • See an audit trail of who has accessed and verified your qualifications 

For further details about the diploma supplement, refer to the following website Diploma Supplement