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 (Spring 2016)
New Freshman & Transfer Students December 1, 2015 (Entering Spring 2016)

Apply online at – 2015 Free Application for Federal Student Aid

Alert: All freshman and transfer Queensborough students must complete the 2015-16 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) no later than December 1, 2015 to guarantee that their financial aid awards will be processed in time to pay their tuition bill and purchase books.

Late applicants will be subject to a delay in the completion of their financial aid package. If you haven’t already completed the 2015-16 FAFSA you may still complete the application at

Financial Aid Questions? Questions about applying for Financial Aid? Get video answers below, or head to Financial Aid TV

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

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

Video: 7 Easy Steps to Completing Your 2015-16 FAFSA
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