The Office of Financial Services

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.

Paying for College

Apply now for Financial Aid for Spring 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.

Apply for Financial Aid

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.

Types of Financial Aid

Pell Grant Recipients

All registered students who received a Pell Grant and have funds remaining after paying their tuition and fees, will receive a "financial aid refund" paid directly to them. These funds may be used to buy books and supplies.

Buy books for Spring 2020 with your Pell Refund!

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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!

We're here to help

Office Hours and Location

Monday, Thursday and Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tuesday and Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Library Building, L-409
222-05, 56th Avenue
Bayside, NY 11364


Our Mission and Goals

Mission Statement

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.

Department Goals

  1. Better utilization of existing resources

  2. Expand points of contact through use of technology

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