Verifying someone's education status can be critical for businesses offering products, services, or incentives that are only for students or graduates. The Verification of Education solution from Equifax provides a reliable means for verifying someone's enrollment or graduation information at the college level. Three reports are currently available:
Why The Work Number?
The Work Number® service from Equifax is a best practice for
commercial businesses that need to get proof of employment and/or
verify income because it is a fast, secure, unbiased and consumer-friendly
way to get a third-party verification.
The education data used on our Verification of Education report is sourced from the National Student Clearinghouse (NSC). NSC is a nonprofit and nongovernmental organization with 3,350+ participating colleges and universities. According to NSC, of the 21.4 million currently enrolled post-secondary school students in the U.S., 97 percent are in the NSC database.