The Office of Financial Services
Effective March 17, 2020, the Office of Financial Services will be providing services to students via e-mail, telephone and other online modalities. If you have questions or need assistance, please email us at FinancialAid@qcc.cuny.edu.
The Office of Financial Services is committed to helping students complete the financial aid process and get the money they need to attend college. We provide information and counseling to all students regarding the various financial aid programs (grants, loans, and work-study) offered by the federal government and New York State, along with information on various scholarship opportunities.
We're here to help
Office Hours and Location
Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Library Building, L-409
222-05, 56th Avenue
Bayside, NY 11364
Our Mission and Goals
To support students in achieving their educational goals by assisting them in obtaining financial assistance through federal, state, institutional and private grant, scholarship, loan, employment and payment plan programs.
Better utilization of existing resources
Expand points of contact through use of technology
Paying for College
Priority Deadline to Apply for Financial Aid for Summer '20, Fall '20 and Spring '21 is April 7, 2020!
Please visit us in the Library Building, room 409, for assistance. After you have filed your applications, remember to check your CUNYfirst account for your awards or your “to do list” to see if you have to submit any documents.
Types of Financial Aid Available
At Queensborough, you have several options to help pay for your college education:
In addition to assisting students with securing federal and state aid, Queensborough also offers grants, scholarships, tuition payment plans, and information about loans to cover tuition, books and supplies.
As a financial aid recipient, we encourage you to enroll in Direct Deposit!
Why Enroll? If your financial aid for the semester is more than your tuition & fees, you will receive the refund you are entitled to quickly! Your refund will be transferred electronically to your personal bank account. • No more paper checks! • Direct Deposit is totally free!
Get information on:
College Aid Comparison tool
Compare the amount of aid you will receive from up to three colleges that you choose.
Check Your Financial Aid Awards Online
Financial Aid TV (FATV) provides current and prospective students and families with instant 24/7 access to short videos that discuss important financial aid topics such as:
- How do I apply for financial aid?
- Does it cost to apply for financial aid?
- Do I have to wait for admission before applying for financial aid?
- When should I fill out a FAFSA?
Why wait in line at the Office of Financial Services? Click on FATV to get quick and easy-to-understand answers to many of your general financial aid questions!