Transferology: Transfer My Credits!

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Transferology is a nation-wide network that provides detailed information on how your learning experiences will transfer to higher education institutions. This online transfer planning tool can assist you in determining how your previous coursework will transfer to Governors State University.


You may be able to earn college credit for previous experience and skills you have mastered outside a traditional college setting via our Prior Learning Assessment program. Learn more about PLA options -  or complete our PLA Self-Assessment to see if Prior Learning Assessment is right for you.

Here's how to set up a Transferology account, add your completed coursework, and view how your credits will transfer to GSU.

  • How to Create a Transferology Account

    1. Go to
    2. Click the "Create an account" link
    3. Enter requested information
    4. Save your user ID (email address you use to create the account) and password
  • Transferology Tips


    When you enter your courses in your Transferology account, you will be able to view matches for schools participating in Transferology. By following this link, Governors State University will appear at the top of your list. Click on the percentage matchbox to view how the courses have been evaluated.

    Matches: Indicates the specific courses you may be awarded after transferring, providing you have earned a grade of C (2.0) or higher. You may also see courses that are indicated as a match for a specific elective area.

    (Please note, there are situations where a grade of D (1.0) may transfer; view our Transfer Credit Policy for more information.)

    Miss: Indicates courses that will not transfer to GSU.

    Maybe: These are courses that have not been reviewed by GSU yet to determine transferability. View our Transfer Credit Policy and guidelines for information about how credits are evaluated or the criteria used for evaluation.

    If you scroll down on the main Transferology webpage you will see helpful videos that will give you step by step instructions to make the most of your Transferology experience.

    If you have additional questions or need help with our Transferology account, please visit for more information.