Why Queens College

Where futures come true

There’s no better place to realize your potential than in Queens — the heart of New York City and its largest borough.

Nearly half of Queens’ 2.3 million residents were born overseas. We pride ourselves on our diverse student body. Queens College offers learners a vibrant community like no other.  

Recognized nationally for our liberal arts and science programs, Queens College offers you a world of opportunities to pursue your passion. With access to organizations and companies from across the globe, you’ll be able to build the future you’ve always wanted. 

Our numbers speak for themselves

Top 100 Public Universities in the U.S.

Times Higher Education, 2021

#9 Top Public Schools, Regional Universities North

U.S. News & World Report, 2020

#4 Best College for Return on Investment

Business Insider, 2020

3 Pulitzer Prizes won by graduates

Over 100 GRAMMY Awards won by faculty and alumni

87 languages spoken

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