Stanford University

Transfer Credit for MCS Declared Students

Transfer credit must be approved first by the University Registrar's Office* (and listed on your Stanford transcript), and then by the department before it can be used towards your MCS major requirements. It is the student's responsibility to compile the documents required for course transfer evaluation form.

  1. Complete an MCS Course Equivalency Petition for each course and attach all necessary documentation (course description, syllabus, and unofficial transcript).
  2. Submit the above documents to the program administrator in Sequoia Hall, Room 124
  3. Ask the Student Services Center to send a copy of the specific course approval paperwork (Request for Transfer Credit Evaluation (pdf) form) to the department.program administrator:

Sequoia Hall, room 124 - MCS program
Mailcode: 4065

Stanford Policy: External Credit Evaluation; Undergraduate Transfer Work