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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 2016-Spring 2017 can do so by completing a 2016-2017 FAFSA now and indicating an interest in work-study on Question 31.

File early; funds are limited.

Any student awarded work-study in the 2016-17 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 (2017) 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 2016

Students who were awarded Federal Work-Study for the 2016-17 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 2016-2017

The Federal Work-Study Program will start placement for students who have been awarded and have accepted their work study for the academic year 2016-2017  in August.  Placement is by appointment only (see instructions below).  Do not book an appointment for a date prior to the dates listed below. If you cannot make any of these dates , we will be accepting appointments after these dates, throughout the entire Fall and Spring semesters.


Dates and Location for placement:  To be Announced
 
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

 
Office Hours:
Mondays - Thursdays: 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Fridays: Closed
 
Location: 202 Jefferson Hall
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



  • NEWS
  • Spring 2016 -​ Important Dates & Deadlines
  • *ATTENTION* Last Day to apply for a Direct Loan Application for academic year 2015-2016 is Friday, April 29th.

  • URGENT - Th​e last day to add courses is February 4th. Your registration as of February 4th will be used to determine your maximum financial aid eligibility for the semester (grants, l​o​ans, and workstudy).
  • February 18th​ is the Last day to declare a major for TAP/APTS eligibility for Spring 2016
  • Aid for Part-Time Study (APTS) Deadline is March 5th, 2016
  • Fall 2​015-​ Important Dates & Deadlines ​
  •  
  • URGENT - Th​e last day to add courses is September 2nd. Your registration as of September 2nd will be used to determine your maximum financial aid eligibility for the semester (grants, l​o​ans, and workstudy).
  • September 16th​ is the Last day to declare a major for TAP/APTS eligibility Fall 2015
  • Aid for Part-Time Study (APTS) Deadline is October 1st 2015

 

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 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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