The Summer Session is a condensed summer schedule for students to catch up or get ahead of their studies during the summer months. It's a great way to earn up to 15 credits in as little as 2 months. Classes are available days, evenings and weekends.
Summer Session 2017 Dates
Summer 4W1—4 weeks from June 5-June 28
Summer 4W2—4 weeks from July 5-July 31
Summer 6W2—6 weeks from July 5-August 15
Who is eligible for Summer Session?
Queens College Students
- All current QC students are eligible to enroll in Summer Session.
- Transfer students who have been admitted and paid the $100 deposit.
- Graduating high school students who have been admitted and paid the $100 deposit may take courses during Summer Session 2 (Summer 4W2 and 6W2).
All students who are new and have not previously matriculated to Queens College are encouraged to apply.
How do I apply to Summer Session?
How do I access CUNYfirst to register for my classes?
1. Visit the CUNYfirst website.
2. Log in with your username and password.
If you do not have a username and password, click the "first time users" link to claim your account.
If you have any further troubles with accessing CUNYfirst, contact the Registrar.
How many credits can I take during the Summer Session?
You can take up to 15 credits during Summer Session:
-6 credits in a short session (4W1 or 4W2)
-9 credits in a long session (6W2)
What if my home school requests a syllabus?
If your home school requires a syllabus to be submitted for review, please contact the appropriate academic department.
How do I see what courses Queens College is offering this summer?
Browse our course listing.
How much will it cost to take a Summer Session course?
Tuition varies depending on what type of student you are. Visit the Bursar's Page for detailed information.
A nonrefundable application fee of $65 for undergraduate and $125 for graduate students is charged.
How do I pay for the Summer Session?
It is strongly suggested that you pay your bill online, through the CUNYfirst self-service center. Credit
cards (MasterCard, American Express, Visa, and Discover) can only be used
for payment plan payments. For more information, please visit the Bursar's FAQ page.
Payment by electronic fund transfer (echeck) is available with no charge to the student.
If paying by check, you can use our drop boxes located within the front doors of Jefferson Hall and outside the Bursar's Office JH200.
If you are a financial aid student, you need to pay the difference between the anticipated aid appearing on your account and your tuition and fee bill. If the anticipated aid appearing on your account is covering your entire bill, no payment is due.
For more information, visit the Bursar's page on Payment of Tuition.
What if I decide to drop a Summer Session course?
You must officially drop your classes through the CUNYfirst registration system. Schedule of Tuition Liability and Refunds is found in the Bursar Information Letter.
When will I receive my grade?
Grades will be available shortly after the session ends on CUNYfirst.
Students who receive incomplete grades will have until the end of the fall term to resolve them.