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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 2014-Spring 2015 can do so by completing a 2014-2015 FAFSA now and indicating an interest in Work-Study on Question 31.

File early; funds are limited.

***Instructions and Placement dates for 2014-15 will be listed at a later date.***

Summer 2014

Students who were awarded Federal Work-Study for the 2014-15 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 2013-2014

The Federal Work-Study Program will start placement for students awarded academic year 2013-2014 FWS from August 16, 2013, through August 23, 2013 (excluding the weekend). Placement will take place in Jefferson Hall, Rm 202. You must make an appointment for placement.
Placement Instructions 

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.)




 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

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

ECSI College Code - F5

Our Mission Statement

  • Please note that the Financial Aid tab on CUNYfirst will be active for Queens College students for Summer 2014 and following beginning on April 28, 2014.  
  • File all aid applications now with our college code and be sure to complete your CUNYFirst financial aid To Do List early.
  • It is now important that you complete your Fall 2014 registration before September 3rd.
  • The Last Day to submit a Direct Loan Application for the 2013-2014 Academic Year is April 24, 2014


 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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