When To Apply
Students who want to be assured that their applications will receive first priority are strongly advised to apply by the deadline: September 15th for spring or February 1st for fall admission.
Freshman application fee - $65.00 (USD) - Payable by credit card, check or money order
Note: Students who hold the General Education Development diploma (GED) must provide official documentation of their scores at the time of application. (New York State GED recipients may contact the NYS Department of Education at 518/474-3852 to obtain an official copy of their diploma and transcript of scores
- A United States Armed Forces Institute (USAFI) Diploma must be converted to a New York State Equivalency Diploma (GED).
Did You Earn College Credit While in High School?
Queensborough grants transfer credits for college level courses taken while in high school. There are three different ways you could have earned college credit:
- By earning a score of 3 or better on any AP exam
- By having earned college credits in CUNY’s College Now program
- By having earned a C or better in a college level course at a non-CUNY college
For questions regarding any college level credits earned while in high visit the AP Test Exams and Credits page.
Change Of Plans?
New students who could not complete registration for the upcoming semester may file a Reactivation Form for the next semester. Students who file for Reactivation early gain an advanced start for advisement and registration for the following semester. To obtain a Reactivation Form, please contact the Admissions Office.
Prohibition On Submission Of Fraudulent Admission Documents:
The submission of documents in support of applications for admission such as transcripts, diplomas, test scores, references, or the applications themselves, that are forged, fraudulent, altered from the original, obtained under false pretenses, or otherwise deceptive is prohibited and is punishable by a five year bar on applying for admission or five year suspension from CUNY. A second violation is punishable by a lifetime ban on applying for admission or expulsion from CUNY.