FAQ's

Scholarship frequently asked questions: If you have any other questions, please email us at Scholarships@york.cuny.edu or call our office.

Questions List

  1. How can I get a scholarship?
  2. Where can I find scholarships?
  3. Are there scholarships based on my major?
  4. Can I receive multiple scholarships?
  5. When is the best time to apply for scholarships?
  6. What is the GPA requirement for scholarships?
  7. Are there scholarships for international students?
  8. How do I get scholarships for graduate school?

Questions & Answers


How can I get a scholarship?

First you need to visit the York College website and research what scholarships you qualify for.

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Where can I find scholarships?

The York College website has many scholarships for people to apply for.

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Are there scholarships based on my major?

Yes, there are scholarships for majors, and on the York College website there is a tab just for scholarships by major.

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Can I receive multiple scholarships?

You can receive many scholarships for the year. There is no limit for the number of scholarships you can get, but there is a limit on the amount of money you can receive.

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When is the best time to apply for scholarships?

You should be applying for scholarships a year before you are planning on attending. You must also take into consideration the deadlines of each scholarship because each scholarship is different. Once the semester begins you cannot apply for scholarships for that year.

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What is the GPA requirement for scholarships?

It depends on the scholarship but usually as long as you have a 3.0 you will be qualified for many scholarships.

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Are there scholarships for international students?

Yes, there are scholarships; you just have to research them on the website.

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How do I get scholarships for graduate school?

We currently have some scholarships for student for graduate school listed on the website. We highly recommend that you visit the website of graduate school that you are planning on attending for additional scholarships.

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Office Hours

Monday-Friday:

9am-5pm

Note: When there are no classes & during Summer/Winter sessions office hours may vary.

During this time Office Hours are:

Monday- Thursday:

9am- 5pm

Office may be open on some Fridays in June, July and August .

Please call in Advance

Scholarships

Office: 718-262-5244

Email:Scholarships@york.cuny.edu