Test & Transfer Credit
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The Registrar’s Office evaluates and records the amount of test and transfer credit — coursework transfer credit, test credit, and graduate residency credit — you can apply toward your graduation requirements. Stanford may also award credit for certain Advanced Placement, International Baccalaureate, GCE, French Baccalaureate, and German Abitur examinations.
Undergraduate Students — You can find more information about test and transfer credit (also known as external credit) policies and procedures on these pages:
- External Test Credit (i.e., Advanced Placement or International Baccalaureate)
- Transfer Credit
Graduate Students — You may apply for transfer credit for graduate work done at another institution. More information about this process can be found on the Graduate Residency Transfer Credit page.