Tuition Payment Options

Important Notice that Affects ALL Registering Students: In accordance with The City University of New York (CUNY) guidelines, PAYMENT OF YOUR FALL 2014 REGISTRATION BILL MUST BE PAID BY YOUR PAYMENT DUE DATE

IMPORTANT NOTICE: All Tuition and Fee Schedules are subject to change without notice at anytime upon action by the board of trustees of the City University of New York, regardless of the tuition and fee schedules in effect at the time of registration.

7 Ways To Pay

Note: Credit Card Payments Can Only Be Made through CUNYflrst. Credit Card Payments CANNOT Be Made Through The Mail Or At The Bursar Office.

  1. Credit Card (view how to pay online)
    CUNYfirst accepts MasterCard, VISA, Discover and American Express payments. To register and pay through CUNYfirst you need to go to Enter the Username and Password you created when you claimed your CUNYfirst account

    Please note that there is a convenience fee associated with a credit card pay­ ment.This fee is 2.65% of the cost of your tuition and fees. It is a separate charge and will be added to the total cost of your bill.

  2. Electronic Check (view how to pay online)
    CUNYfirst also accepts payment by electronic check. Similar to a debit card, e-check electronically debits your checking or savings account. To pay via e-check you will need to access CUNYfirst by going to Enter your Username and Password. You are required to enter your bank account and bank routing numbers. There is no convenience fee associated with this payment option.

  3. Check or Money Order by Mail or In Person
    If paying at the Bursar Office, expect long lines.Tuition Payment Plan - TuitionPay

    • Make checks or money orders payable to Queensborough Community College.
    • Include the student's name on the face of the check or money order. Mail your payment in the enclosed return envelope.
    • Pay your bill either at the Bursar Office Room A-118 in the Administration Building, by dropping your payment in the lockbox*, or by mailing your payment to the Bursar Office**.
    • The Bursar office is open from 8:45am to 6:00pm on Monday and Thursday, from 8:45am to 7:00pm on Tuesday and Wednesday and 8:45am to 5:00pm on Friday.
  4. Tuition Payment Plan - Nelnet

    This monthly payment plan offers you the opportunity to spread your tuition payments, interest free, over 6 monthly installments.  To enroll, log into CUNYfirst Self-Service and go to your Student Center. Go to Finances and select Enroll/Manage Your Payment Plan. This plan is not available for the summer semester.

  5. Cash
    If paying at the Bursar Office, expect long lines. Cash must be brought to the Bursar Office, Room A-118 in the Administration Building.

  6. Vouchers
    Vouchers (paraprofessional, unions, etc.) must be brought to the Bursar Office, Room A-118 in the Administration Building. Do not place vouchers in the lockbox.

  7. Financial Aid
    The Financial Aid Office is located in the Library Building, Room 409.


Financial Aid Note: Students receiving Financial Aid are advised that the State educational regulations require that an eligible full time student must be enrolled for 12 credits and have a matriculated status. Accordingly, a student must be registered for courses that the college catalog states are contributing toward fulfilling the curriculum requirements for a degree. Electives are acceptable when taken in accordance with published degree requirements. Contact the Office of Financial Aid (718-631 6367) for additional information.

Important Payment Note: If you do not make full payment on your tuition and fees and other college bills and your account is sent to a collection agency, you will be responsible for all collection costs, including agency fees, attorney fees and court costs, in addition to whatever amounts you owe the college.

In addition, non-payment or a default judgment against your account may be reported to a credit bureau and reflected in your credit report.

* The lockbox is located in the Administration Building Lobby. Place your check or money order inside the lockbox envelope and drop it in the lockbox. Envelopes are avallable at the lockbox location in the lobby.
** Payments by mail are addressed to:
Queensborough Community College
Bursar Office- Room A 118
222-05 56th Avenue
Bayside, New York 11364

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