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Background Checks

Effective January 1, 2014, the School of Education is now completing background checks through CertifiedBackground.  All students will need an initial background check through the CertifiedBackground.  Please click on the appropriate heading below for instructions.  

Initial Background Check Instructions for School of Education Students

Order Summary

  • Required Personal Information
  • In addition to entering your full name and date of birth, you will be asked for your Social Security Number, current address, phone number and e-mail address.
  • Payment Information
  • At the end of the online order process, you will be prompted to enter your Visa or Mastercard information. Money orders are also accepted but will result in a $10 fee and an additional turn-around-time.

Place Your Order

View Your Results

  • Your results will be posted directly to your CertifiedProfile account. You will be notified if there is any missing information needed in order to process your order. Although 95% of background check results are completed within 3-5 business days, some results may take longer. Your order will show as "In Process" until it has been completed in its entirety. Your school's administrator can also securely view your results online with their unique username and password.
  • If you have any additional questions, please contact CertifiedProfile at 888-914-7279 or email cpservicedesk@certifiedprofile.com

If you already had a background conducted by CertifiedBackground, please follow the instructions below.

Recheck Background Check Instructions for School of Education Students

Order Summary

  • Required Personal Information
  • In addition to entering your full name and date of birth, you will be asked for your Social Security Number, current address, phone number and e-mail address.
  • Payment Information
  • At the end of the online order process, you will be prompted to enter your Visa or Mastercard information. Money orders are also accepted but will result in a $10 fee and an additional turn-around-time.

Place Your Order

View Your Results

  • Your results will be posted directly to your CertifiedProfile account. You will be notified if there is any missing information needed in order to process your order. Although 95% of background check results are completed within 3-5 business days, some results may take longer. Your order will show as "In Process" until it has been completed in its entirety. Your school's administrator can also securely view your results online with their unique username and password.
  • If you have any additional questions, please contact CertifiedProfile at 888-914-7279 or email cpservicedesk@certifiedprofile.com

Contact Us

Heather Klanderman
267 Heritage Hall
715-232-4088
klandermanh@uwstout.edu