Required Documentation Services Reports & Fees Important Information One Earth reserves the right to contact your issuing institution, examining board or education authorities to verify your credentials at any time; we will notify applicants of any delay or additional information required. Evaluation reports will not be prepared until after all requested documentation, information or verification is received. If fraudulent, forged or altered academic documents are submitted, they will not be returned to you, no evaluation report will be prepared, no refund will be issued, and all appropriate parties will be notified. Please refer to our list of documents required by country below to find out the type of documents acceptable to submit during the application process. If you do not find your country in this list or have any questions or concerns about the documentation you are required to submit, do not hesitate to contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org.Whenever possible, it is always preferable to have official academic credentials sent to One Earth directly from your institution, exam board or ministry and in some cases, this is the required method of submission. You may use (but are not required to use) our request for release of academic documents form. Please note: California Board of Accountancy applicants must have academic documents sent to One Earth directly from their degree-granting institution, ministry or exam board.In most cases, One Earth will accept original academic documents or official copies. Please refer to the drop-down menu and definitions below:Original Documents refer to first issue documents – academic credentials in your possession, given to you by your institution, exam board or ministry when you completed your program of study. Original documents bear original ink stamps, signatures and/or seals of the issuing authority. Your original educational credentials will be returned to you with your evaluation report.Official Copies refer to copies of original academic documents stamped/signed by the awarding institution, exam board or ministry, placed in a sealed envelope and given to you for submission to us. Official credentials in sealed envelopes are not returned to students.Please Note:Photocopies, scans, faxed or notarized copies of academic credentials are not accepted, unless their authenticity can be verified directly with your institution, examining board or ministry.All credentials not issued in English must be accompanied by word-for-word English translations.Both secondary credentials and post-secondary credentials are listed for your reference; however, if you have at least 1 year of post-secondary university credit, typically secondary credentials are not required for evaluation. .