CUNY Queens College is a member of the City University of New York system, and is located in Flushing, New York. It was established in 1937 to serve the borough's rapidly growing population. Often referred to as "the jewel of the CUNY system," Queens College is an urban school in a suburban setting. One of New York's premier educational institutions, the College offers a liberal arts curriculum and enrolls over 13,000 undergraduate students. Queens College opened a 506-room dormitory named "The Summit" for the Fall 2009 semester. As it has throughout its existence, CUNY Queens' goal is to provide New York residents with a quality education at an affordable price. Many of its students are the recipients of need-based financial aid. Find academic opportunities and scholarships from CUNY Queens College on Zinch today.