Member Benefits

Alumni E-mail

Transferring E-mails and Google Drive

Important: Please be sure to follow these instructions only after you have converted your student e-mail account to a Winthrop Alumni e-mail account.

  1. Sign in to your student e-mail account by going to
  2. Set up the transfer process by going to Google Takeout.
  3. Enter your alumni e-mail address as your destination account and click the "Send Code" button.
  4. Check your alumni e-mail inbox to retrieve the verification code and enter it on this page. Click the "Verify" button.
  5. Be sure to select both Google Drive files and e-mails.
  6. Click the "Start Transfer" button.

Once the transfer is complete, you will receive an automated e-mail in your student e-mail account.

Please be sure to log in to your Winthrop Alumni account every few weeks. Accounts that become dormant or are left inactive may be suspended or deleted.

Helpful Links from Google

General Instructions
Transferring calendar items
Transferring contacts

E-mail User Support if you need any assistance.