Terms and Conditions

By using our webservice you certify that:

  1. I certify that the information provided in this application is true and correct.
  2. No evaluation will be prepared and no refunds will be issued if IFCS determines that your documents have been in any way altered, tampered or forged. Furthermore, all relevant institutions listed on the application will be notified of the forged documentation submitted to IFCS.
  3. Payment must be made in U.S. dollars by money order, check, cash, Visa or MasterCard. If the money order or check is issued by a bank outside of the U.S., it must contain the printed name of the U.S. bank with which the bank is affiliated. A $40 fee will be charged for all returned checks. All fees are subject to change without notice.
  4. Refunds will be made only if an applicant has overpaid for services to IFCS. Files cancelled prior to evaluation will be subject to a $50 minimum processing fee, including files that have been preliminarily reviewed. Please allow 3-4 weeks for processing of refunds.
  5. Institute of Foreign Credential Services reserves the right to refuse service to anyone for any reason.
  6. Institute of Foreign Credential Services reserves the right to request additional information and/or official documentation by the issuing institution during the application process. Additionally, IFCS reserves the right to contact the issuing institution and authenticate your educational credentials.
  7. Two copies of each evaluation are included with the regular evaluation fee. Additional copies may be requested for $10 each.
  8. My evaluation and/or translation will be completed entirely based on the documents I submit to IFCS.
  9. I release IFCS from any liability for damages resulting from the use of an evaluation or translation by myself or third party.