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Spring 2016 Admissions

Starting Tuesday, December 1, Undergraduate Admissions will be accepting applications for spring on campus. For more information, please visit our Direct Admissions page​.​ 

Fall 2016 Admissions 

Applications for Fall 2016 are submitted through the City University of New York (CUNY) system. The following checklist provides details to help you plan your application, and to familiarize you with the admissions process. 

Plan Ahead

The college application process can take six weeks or more. Be sure you plan ahead so you're not left behind.

We are currently accepting applications for the Fall 2016 semester. ​

Priority Application Deadlines
Fall: February 1
Spring: September 15
Macaulay Honors College: December 1

Prepare and File Your Application

Before starting your application, please fill out the appropriate worksheet. The worksheet asks for all the information you need for the online form.

General Freshman Application Worksheet
For students who are high school seniors, have already graduated from high school, or who have passed the GED test.

Transfer Student Application Worksheet

Now you're ready to log in to the CUNY Portal, click Apply To CUNY/Apply Online​, and complete your application. Remember to indicate that Queens College is your first choice.



checkmark   Create a Portal Log-in/CUNY Account

Applications are submitted online through the City University of New York (CUNY), which processes them. Therefore, you need to have a CUNY account. To create one, go to the CUNY Portal Log-in. (Best if used in Firefox or Chrome web browsers.)
checkmark   Additional Documents

After you apply online, you'll need to mail your transcripts, test scores, and any other required information to CUNY. Visit CUNY's After You Apply page for details. Upon sending all necessary documents to CUNY, allow 4 to 6 weeks to be notified of your admission decision.

During this period, domestic applicants may check the application status page. If you were educated abroad, email your status inquiry to Include your Application Control Number (10-digit number beginning with a "W" that can be found in your Application Summary Package) in the body of the email.

checkmark   Admissions Notification

If accepted, you will acceptance notification by email, followed by a formal acceptance letter from the Queens College President.

If you are not accepted, you will be notified by email.


After You've Been Admitted

Congratulations--and welcome to Queens College! Now what? Review CUNY's enrollment timeline for general information on the enrollment process. Then, keep checking your email for information that's specific to Queens.

Additional information about the application process is available on the CUNY website at





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Undergraduate Admissions

Office Hours:
Monday - Thursday: 9 am-5:00 pm
Wednesday 9 am - 6:00 pm

Location: Jefferson Hall Lobby
Phone: 718-997-5600
Fax: 718-997-5617

Graduate Admissions

Office Hours:
Monday–Thursday: 9:30 am–4:30 pm
Friday: 9:30 am-12:00 pm
Wednesday: 5:00 pm–6:00 pm when classes are in session

Location: Jefferson Hall, Room 105
Phone: 718-997-5200

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