NOTICE TO ALL OVERSEAS STUDENTS:
We are no longer issuing I-20s to overseas students, for the submission deadline for I-20 documents for overseas students was Tuesday, July 1, 2014. If we did not receive all the documents needed, we cannot issue an I-20. If you recieved an acceptance letter after this date, please contact Admissions to defer your attendance to the spring 2015 semester.
LAST CUNY ASSESSMENT TEST
The final date to take the CUNY assessment tests is August 19, 2014. If you cannot obtain your visa and arrive in the United States before this date, please contact Admissions to defer your attendance to the spring 2015 semester.
SUMMER OFFICE HOURS
From June 23 to August 8, 2014, our hours of operation will be:
Monday - Thursday: 8 AM to 5:30 PM
Normal business hours (Monday - Friday 9 AM - 5 PM) will resume on Monday, August 11, 2014.
IMPORTANT SUMMER TRAVEL INFORMATION
If you intend to travel overseas during the summer break, it is important that you carry the following documents in your carry-on luggage or on your person:
- Valid passport with valid F-1 visa
- Original Form I-20 (w/travel signature if a continuing student or OPT recipient)
- Your contact information, including a 24-hour emergency phone number
Continuing students must also bring:
- Proof of enrollment at Queensborough (e.g., enrollment verification letter, fall tuition receipt)
New students must also bring:
- Queensborough acceptance letter
- Proof of I-901 payment
- Proof of financial support
OPT recipients must also bring:
- Employment Authorization Document (EAD)
- Job letter or letter offering employment
ADMISSIONS AND U.S. ENTRY INFORMATION
To become an F-1 student, one must first apply to CUNY. After an applicant is accepted, s/he must obtain an I-20 before applying for an F-1 visa.
Under the direction of Ms. Lampeto Efthymiou, DSO/Manager of International Student Life , the Queensborough Community College (QCC) Center for International Affairs, Immigration & Study Abroad is a multi-service office for the purposes of providing the following:
International Students Information
Center for Immigration
The Center for International Affairs, Immigration & Study Abroad is located in The Library Bldg, Room 431, and can be reached by:
Telephone: (718) 631-6611
FAX: (718) 281-5140
Library Bldg. Room 431
Queensborough Community College
222-05 56 Avenue, Bayside, Queens 11364