Step by Step Guide


The list below describes and links the different steps in the enrollment process. For additional assistance with your transition to QCC please contact the QCC Office of Military and Veterans Services at (718) 281-5767 or VeteransServices@qcc.cuny.edu. We would also like to invite you to visit our office in the 
Library, Room 417. 

If you are currently on Active Duty or Deployed:

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Contact Military and Veterans Services at VeteransServices@qcc.cuny.edu (718) 281-5767
*Please speak with Mr. Kevin Stevens or Mr. Edwin Gonzalez for assistance
After the application process has been completed, academic advisement can be
completed over the phone if you are currently deployed and plan on returning for the next term

Pre-Admission:

  All of the Pre-Admission steps can be completed electronically on our website.
  _________ Apply to Queensborough Community College
After you submit your Admission Application, be sure to select the "PAY LATER" option on the payment options screen
  _________ Obtain an Application Fee Waiver
  _________ Request an official copy of your Military and/or other transcrips be sent to the Office of Admissions at CUNY
Transcripts must be evaluated by QCC to determine course equivalencies
  _________ Apply for Federal, VA, and/or State Veterans benefits
Our website contains information and eligibility requirements for various benefits. For assistance in deciding which benefit may be best for you, please contact the VA directly at 888-GI-Bill-1
  _________ Apply for Financial Aid and/or TAP

Once you are accepted to Queensborough:

  _________

Complete an “Admissions Response Form/Commitment Fee Waiver” in the Office of Admissions (A-210)
Provide a copy of your DD-214 or Statement of Service

  _________ Take Placement Exams (Students will be notified of exam dates) (If needed)
_________ Turn in copy of Shot Records/Immunizations to Health Services, Medical Arts Bldg. Room MC-02
  _________

Schedule an appointment for Academic Advisement w/ Military and Veterans Services (VeteransServices@qcc.cuny.edu

  _________ Register for your courses online using CUNYfirst

Students w/ Educational Benefits from the Department of Veterans Affairs (www.va.gov):

  _________ After you register please visit our Certifying Official, in the Office of Military and Veterans Services, (718) 281-5767 or VeteransServices@qcc.cuny.edu
Eligibility for benefits is determined by the VA. If approved, it may take 6-8 weeks for benefits to take effect.
  • Submit the following documentation:
    • Copy of your DD-214 and Education Benefits Award Letter
    • Semester schedule and bill
  • Obtain a tuition deferment if awaiting benefits to ensure that your courses are not dropped.
  • To request a waiver for HE and PE courses.
    Students receiving the waiver must still complete the credits in any course of their choosing
  Check your Tigermail student email account frequently for veteran specific information regarding: Jobs, benefits, advisement and registration, certification verification, and more.
 
 

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   Veterans Crisis Line