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Federal Work-Study (FWS)

Applying for Work-Study

Students who are interested in applying for Federal Work-Study (FWS) for Fall 2015-Spring 2016 can do so by completing a 2015-2016 FAFSA now and indicating an interest in work-study on Question 31.

File early; funds are limited.

Any student awarded work-study in the 2015-16 academic year and interested in working must accept the award on CUNYfirst.  Log on to Cunyfirst, select HR/ Campus Solutions followed by Student Center, scroll down and click on Finances. Click "Accept/Decline Awards" under the Financial Aid line. Select Aid Year to view (2016) for Queens College, make sure you accept the award and SUBMIT.

***Only students who accept the work-study award will receive information concerning placement in August.***



 


Summer 2015

Students who were awarded Federal Work-Study for the 2015-16 academic year and wish to work during the summer can apply for a community service job. Click on the Off-Campus Work-Study button below for further information. 

 

Work-Study Job Placement for 2015-2016

The Federal Work-Study Program will start placement for students awarded academic year 2015-2016 FWS sometime in late August 2015. More details will be available in the future about dates and times. All required documentation will be collected at placement.
 
Placement Instructions and Dates and Times of Placement

Click on the On-Campus Work-Study button below to print the required documents. Please complete and bring them with you to placement, with proof of citizenship (see form I-9).
 

 

  

 Eligible Students

To accept the award, you must:

  • be a matriculated student in a degree program at Queens College, and enrolled at least half-time (6 credits)
  • be in good standing and making satisfactory progress toward a degree, based on guidelines for Federal Title IV aid
  • not be in default of a Federal Perkins Loan or Direct Loan
  • not owe a refund of a Federal Pell Grant or Federal SEOG or other federal aid
  • meet other eligibility requirements (e.g., citizenship status, etc.)

WHEN YOU COME FOR PLACEMENT, YOU MUST FOLLOW THESE INSTRUCTIONS AND BRING THE REQUIRED DOCUMENTS WITH YOU.

 


 

 Office Information

 
Phone: 718-997-5102
 
Fax: 718-997-5122 
 

Assistance with the aid process is available in the One Stop Service Center in the Dining Hall. For more on the One Stop, visit www.qc.cuny.edu/onestop.

College Codes
FAFSA College Code - 002690
TAP College Code - 1416

ECSI College Code - F5



  • NEWS
    Important Information about CUNYfirst - The University has planned a system outage due to implementation and maintenance.  During the following dates all users will not have access to the system...
    5pm on Wednesday March 25th to 8am on Monday March 30th, 2015

 

  • URGENT - The Spring 2015 semester starts on January 28th.  The ADD period is over February 3rd.  Your registration as of February 3rd will be used to determine your maximum financial aid eligibility for the semester.  Class additions made to your schedule after February 3rd WILL NOT increase your financial aid eligibility (grants, loans, work).

 

  • Spring 2015- Important Dates & Deadlines 
    February 17th is theLast day to declare a major for TAP/APTS eligibility Spring 2015

  • April 30th is the last day to apply for academic year 2014-15 Direct Loan
  • *NEW* - Preview our new Financial Aid TV videos HERE for detailed information about Federal and NY State aid.  While we work to integrate these into our site, please see the rest of our site for Queens College specific deadlines, forms and processes. Download or update the QC Mobil app for a simpler Financial Aid TV mobil experience.

 

 Applying for Financial Aid

 
 

 Useful Telephone Numbers

 

FAFSA Application Status 1-800-433-3243


FAFSA Technical Assistance 1-800-433-3243
NYS TAP Processing/Status 1-888-697-4372
Direct Loan Inquiries 1-800-848-0979
Selective Service 1-847-688-6888
Internal Revenue Service 1-800-829-1040
TuitionPay Payment Plan 1-800-635-0120

 
 
     



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