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:

2015-2016 (Fall 2015, Spring 2016)
Continuing Students April 20, 2015
New Freshman & Transfer Students June 1, 2015 (Entering Fall 2015)

Apply online at – 2015 Free Application for Federal Student Aid

Alert: All currently enrolled returning Queensborough students must complete the 2015-16 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) no later than April 20, 2015 to guarantee that their financial aid awards will be processed in time to pay their tuition bill and purchase books.

It is important that our students adhere to the April 20, 2015 filing deadline date due to the large number of financial aid applications we are anticipating. Late applicants will be subject to a delay in the completion of their financial aid package.

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

Fafsa Workshops for filing your 2015-16 FAFSA

Friday March 27 2.p.m & 3p.m. LB-8
Monday March 30 11am-12pm & 3pm-4pm LB-6
Wednesday April 1 11am-12pm LB-8
Tuesday April 7 10am-11am LB-8
Monday April 13 3pm-4pm LB-8
Wednesday April 15 12pm-1pm & 5pm-6pm LB-6
Saturday April 18 10:30am-11:30am & 11:30am-12:30pm LB-6 & LB-8
Monday April 20 11am-12pm & 3pm-4pm LB-6
Friday April 24 2pm-3pm & 3pm-4pm LB-8
Monday April 27 11am-12pm & 3pm-4pm LB-6
Saturday May 2 10:30am-11:30am & 11:30am-12:30pm LB-6 & LB-8

Register for one of our events here.

For your convenience, we have included the following helpful video:

Video: 7 Easy Steps to Completing Your 2015-16 FAFSA
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School Codes
Federal Code
(for FAFSA)
State Code
(for TAP)