How to Apply as a Senior Citizen
New York City residents 60 years of age or older may enroll as non-matriculated audit only students, on a tuition-free, space-available basis. Senior citizen students do not receive grades or academic credit. Senior Citizens who wish to enroll for credit may opt to do so on the same basis as any other degree-credit student and pay the applicable tuition and fees. For information on how to apply as a degree seeking student please visit the Office of Admission web page.
In order to be admitted as a senior student the following criteria must be met:
New York City Resident
60 years of age or older as of the first day of classes
Applicants will be required to submit:
Proof of age (Medicaid card, Driver's License, birth certificate or passport)
Proof of New York City address
How to apply
Seniors must apply for audit only non-matriculated classes using our Senior Citizen Application. Seniors may visit the Admissions Office (Room A-210) or call 718-281-5000 to obtain a copy of the Senior Citizen Application. For directions to campus and our office hours.
$65 Senior fee per session/semester due at the time of registration
$15 consolidated fee per semester due at the time of registration
Services for Students with Disabilities
If you need accommodation(s) due to a disability, please contact QCC's office of Services for Students with Disabilities (SSD) located in room S-132 or call 718-631-6257.