Port of Entry English Language Development Program (POE)

The office is providing services to students via e-mail, telephone, and online zoom sessions, with limited in-person services available. We recommend that you continue to work with us remotely - it's convenient and easy!

All visitors to campus are required to show proof of vaccination or a negative Covid test no more than seven days prior to coming to campus. Masks are required for in-person services.

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If you wish to study English full-time in a college setting and you need to take the TOEFL, then see our services...

  • About the Program
  • Intensive Full-time Day Program
  • Improve your English language proficiency in reading, writing, listening and speaking
  • Preparation for the Internet Based Test of English as a Foreign Language (ibt-TOEFL)
  • Classes offered at QCC and the CUNY Center of Higher Education in downtown Flushing
  • Application Procedures for I-20 form in Chinese, English, Español and Korean
    (if you are changing your visa status you must complete the I-539 form)

Eric Feng, Interim Director
Science Building, Room 108

Campus Cultural Centers

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Kupferberg Holocaust Center Opens in a new window

The KHC uses the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

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QPAC: Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

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QCC Art Gallery

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.