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Summer Session Program

Meet fascinating students from around the world, earn credits toward your degree, and still have time for a vacation. How? By attending Queens College’s Summer Session, where you’ll find superb faculty, affordable tuition, a beautiful campus, and classes from all academic disciplines and on everything from ancient civilizations to urban studies.

We offer nearly 700 undergraduate and graduate courses during the summer. We have two short sessions (four weeks) and a long session (approximately six weeks). 


Summer Session at a Glance

Visiting students should follow these steps to enroll in a course.

QC and CUNY students can register directly through CUNYfirst. CUNY students will need to file an e-Permit before registering.


Explore our Summer Session courses​

Look through our course list and find the ones that interest you. For a complete description of prerequisites and course descriptions, consult our most recent undergraduate bulletin or graduate bulletin.



Visiting students who are not enrolled at QC or another CUNY campus must complete the Visiting Student Application.

Undergraduate Visiting Student Application

Graduate Visiting Student Application


Claim your CUNYfirst account

Once your visiting student application is accepted, claim your CUNYfirst account. CUNYfirst is an online registration system for managing your courses and checking your grades. Detailed instructions about CUNYfirst will be emailed to you.


Register for your Summer Session course through

Review the Registration Schedule​ for the dates you can begin registering. For information on how to register, review the CUNYfirst registration instructions.



      Undergraduate     Graduate
  NY State QC/CUNY Degree Student   $275/credit    $425/credit
  NY State Visiting Degree Student    $400/credit    $425/credit
Out-of-State Degree Student

  $560/credit   $780/credit
  Out-of-State Non-Degree Student   $840/credit   $780/credit

Additional information is available on the Bursar’s website

A nonrefundable application fee will be added to your tuition when you register, $65 for undergrad and $125 for grad.

Financial Aid

You may be able to use your current financial aid award toward Summer Session classes. Financial aid is awarded through your home college, so visiting and CUNY students should contact their home college’s Financial Aid Office after their application has been accepted.

QC students should contact Financial Aid for instructions on how to apply for aid.​




 Office Information

Director: Richard Adams
College Ass​istant: Rachel Heisler
Office: Kiely Hall Room 183
Mailing Address: 65-30 Kissena Blvd., Queens, NY 11367-1597
Hours: Monday - Friday  9AM - 5PM
Phone: (718) 997-5818 



 Important Dates

June 06
First Day of the Summer 2016 Semester 4W1 classes
June 29
Last Day of the Summer 2016 Semester 4W1 classes
July 05
First Day of the Summer 2016 Semester 4W2 and 6W2 classes
July 28
Last Day of the Summer 2016 Semester 4W2 classes
August 15
Last Day of the Summer 2016 Semester 6W2 classes

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 Live on Campus


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Short term summer rentals are available at the Summit Residence Hall on the beautiful Queens College campus. 
The residence hall offers many amenities and is just 30 minutes from the center of Manhattan by public transportation.


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