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  • What is the Winter Session?
    • ​The Winter Session is a three-week intersession between the Fall and Spring semesters that allows students to register and complete up to four credits in three weeks.

      Winter Session 2016 is scheduled for Monday, January 4th, through Monday, January 25th

  • Who is eligible to participate in the Winter Session?
    • ​All admitted students are eligible to participate in the Winter Sessions. Visiting students from other colleges and universities may also apply to attend. Online Application.

  • How do I find out what courses are being offered?
    • ​Click CUNYfirstlogin and select student center. On the upper right side of the page, click the green button labeled SEARCH FOR CLASSES. Select Queens College, Spring 2016 SEMESTER, and ADDITIONAL SEARCH CRITERIA and enter WINTER under SESSION. You will see a list of all Winter Classes.

  • When can I register for Winter Session?
    • ​Currently enrolled undergraduate students and admitted visiting students can begin to register, starting with Upper Seniors on November 9th.

  • How do I register for Winter Session courses?
    • ​Currently enrolled students as well as admitted visiting students can register via CUNYfirst, with the exception of permit students, who must submit an ePermit on CUNYfirst. You can do this by logging on to CUNYfirst and clicking STUDENT CENTER. Under ACADEMICS click on the OTHER ACADEMICS drop down menu, and select ePermit, then click the blue circle with the double arrows to continue.

      **Visiting students may also contact the Registrar's Office at 718-997-4400 for additional registration assistance.

  • How do I access the CUNYfirst?

    • Log in with your username and password to access CUNYfirst.
      If you do not have a username and password, you can click the NEW USER option and follow the instructions to obtain the necessary information.

      If you have any further troubles with accessing CUNYfirst or with signing in, you should contact the Registrar’s Office (718-997-4400) or the Help Desk (718-997-4444)

  • How many credits can I take during the Winter Session?
    • ​Students may register for up to four credits.

  • How do I pay for the Winter Session?
    • ​All bills will be sent by mail. The dates shown below indicate when the payment is due at the college (not the postmark date).

      If you register Payment is due
      ​November 2 - November 15 ​December 1, 2015
      November 16 - December 5​ ​December 15, 2015
      ​December 6 - December 28 ​December 28, 2015
      ​December 29 - January 3 ​Immediately

      For the most current information, please see the Bursar's webpage

      Failure to pay your bill by the due date may cause your registration to be canceled.

  • Is financial aid available for the Winter Session?
  • What if I decide to drop a Winter Session course? How do I do this? How much of a refund will I receive?
    • ​If you are NOT going to attend Winter Session, you must officially drop your classes. To cancel or drop a course, similar to the process of adding a course, you must use the CUNYfirst registration system.

      If you withdraw or drop classes on or after the first day of classes (January 4, 2016), you incur a liability.

      Tuition Liability and Refunds​​
      Liability​ ​Courses Dropped Refund
      0%​ ​On or before Jan. 3rd ​100%
      ​50% ​Jan. 4 ​50%
      75%​ ​Jan. 5 – Jan. 8 ​25%
      100%​ ​Jan. 9 or later ​0%

  • When will I receive my grade?
    • ​Grades will be available shortly after the session ends on CUNYfirst.

  • Have more questions?


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Director: Richard Adams
College Assistants: Rachel Heisler and Jee Young Park
Office: Kiely Hall, Room 189
Phone: 718-997-5818 | 718-997-5890
Fax: 718-997-5746​



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