How to Apply for Financial Aid

You are encouraged to file your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible, with attention to the following deadlines:

Filing Deadlines:

2016-2017 (Fall 2016)
Continuing Students April 19, 2016
New Freshman & Transfer Students June 1, 2016 (Entering Fall 2016)

Apply online at www.fafsa.gov – 2016 Free Application for Federal Student Aid

Alert: All freshman and transfer Queensborough students must complete the 2016-17 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) no later than June 1, 2016 to guarantee that their financial aid awards will be processed in time to pay their tuition bill and purchase books.  All continuing students must submit all requested documents to the Office of Financial Services at Queensborough Community College no later than June 1, 2016 to ensure that their financial aid awards are processed in time to pay their tuition bill and purchase books.  Continuing students with outstanding documents past June 1, 2016 will be subject to setting up a payment plan in an effort to secure their enrollment.

Late applicants will be subject to a delay in the completion of their financial aid package. If you haven’t already completed the 2016-2017 FAFSA you may still complete the application at www.fafsa.gov

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For those students who need assistance completing the FAFSA, a series of hands-on “FAFSA Workshops” will be offered in computer labs on campus.  

Please e-mail us with any questions or if you need additional assistance completing your FAFSA application at financialaid@qcc.cuny.edu.

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