At its founding in 1937, Queens College was hailed by the people of the borough as “the college of the future.” Now part of the City University of New York (CUNY), Queens College offers a rigorous education in the liberal arts and sciences under the guidance of a faculty dedicated to both teaching and research. Students graduate with the ability to think critically, address complex problems, explore various cultures, and use modern technologies and information resources.
Queens College enjoys a national reputation for its liberal arts and sciences and preprofessional programs. With its extensive range of graduate and undergraduate degrees, honors programs, research opportunities, and internship placements, the college serves more than 20,000 students, mentored by an award-winning faculty. Located on a beautiful, 80-acre campus, the college has been cited for 28 consecutive years in the Princeton Review as a “Best Value” college. U.S. News and World Report and Forbes magazine also rank Queens College a “Best Value College,” thanks to its outstanding academics, generous financial aid packages, and affordability. The Equality of Opportunity Report placed Queens College in the top one percent of all colleges in moving students from poverty to prosperity.
Queens College Scholarship Details
- The scholarship is awarded in the spring for students enrolling in the fall
- Recipient must take 12+ credits per semester
- Scholarship is renewable for up to 4 consecutive fall & spring semesters
- Recipient may be required to enroll in Queens College honors program
NOTE: Applying for the New York State Presidential Transfer scholarship is NOT an application to the college. You must apply for transfer admission separately.
Scholarships available for May 2023 graduates enrolling for Fall 2023:
One (1) full-tuition NYSPT scholarship!
Students must apply for transfer admission to the college by Monday, February 27, 2023 to be eligible for the NYSPT scholarship.
Queens College links
Phone: (718) 997-5600
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