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Admissions Criteria for Pre-College Courses

Average academic ability

  • Mathematics courses: HS grades between 65 and 80
  • ESL courses (English & History): Intermediate ESL level

Good attendance in high school

Interested in

  • improving high school grades
  • going for a Regents score of 75+ 
  • becoming more confident about college

Attendance at an orientation which includes 

  • Assessment, Registration & College Success Workshop

Additional Admissions Criteria for Returning Students:

  • Successful completion of any previous courses (grade of 70+ and minimum 70% attendance)

To apply:

Pick up an application packet from the Queens College - College Now liaison at your high school.


  • CUNY-College Now Application/Registration Form (must include your OSIS #)
  • Current High School Transcript
  • H.S. Report Card (most recent)
  • Parental Permission Form (signed by a parent /guardian)
  • Student Contract (signed by you and a parent/guardian)
  • The Thinking Page (short writing assignment - new students only)

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Queens College - College Now Staff

Marci Goodman

Cristina Teran
Assistant Director

Millie Rivera
Office Assistant

Jaclyn Eng
Campus Field Coordinator - CUNY Explorers

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