MyCredits Transfer (formerly u.Select System)
CSFA Number: 601-00-0738
Agency Name
Board Of Higher Education (601)
Agency Contact
Bruce Bennett
2175577344
bennett@ibhe.org
Short Description
The MyCreditsTransfer Project is a statewide initiative that makes information available to students via a free web-based tool (Transferology). The MyCreditsTransfer Project seeks to aid all students who intend to transfer credits among Illinois higher education institutions. Students can create personal accounts through which they can track their progress toward specific degrees at institutions where they have not yet matriculated. In FY 2016, 190,000 unique users visited the site.
Subject Area
Education
Program Function
Education
Enabling Legislation
PA 099-0524 Article 149 Section 5
Objectives and Goals
To aid all students who intend to transfer credits among Illinois higher education institutions.
Types of Assistance
Project Grants
Uses and Restrictions
Costs associated with the MyCredits Transfer Project
Eligibility Requirements
Non-competitive, designated grant
Eligible Applicants
Other;
Application and Award Processing
Application requirements:
- A budget breakout by line item,
- A budget justification,
- A description of work activities, goals and objectives, and
- An evaluation plan describing how the project’s effectiveness will be assessed in relationship to the stated goals and objectives
Assistance Consideration
The award is a direct appropriation
Post Assistance Requirements
Reporting requirements include:
- Quarterly reporting using the IBHE online system,
- Program Evaluation
- Program Specific Closeout Requirements.
Funding By Fiscal Year
FY 2018 : $183,300
FY 2019 : $183,300
FY 2020 : $183,300
Federal Funding
None
Notice of Funding Opportunities
None
Agency IDGrantee NameStart DateEnd DateAmount
20MYCRDThe Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois07/01/201906/30/2020183,300