Online Programs – Student Complaint Process

As a member of the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA), Queensborough Community College offers online programs that must comply with accepted standards of quality and value.

Under NC-SARA rules, students have the right to lodge a complaint or grievance if the students’ experience in an online program does not conform to the one that the college has claimed to offer. Queensborough Community College wants to ensure that all student complaints are addressed fairly and resolved promptly.  All student complaints must be filed initially with the president of the college, the NC-SARA principal contact, at

If a complaint is not resolved satisfactorily by the institution, students have the right to appeal to NC-SARA through the New York State Education Department (NYSED). To file a complaint, please click here and follow the directions.

Queensborough Community College has been approved to participate in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements.


Campus Cultural Centers

Kupferberg Holocaust Center exterior lit up at nightOpens in a new window
Kupferberg Holocaust Center Opens in a new window

The KHC uses the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

Russian Ballet performing at the Queensborough Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window
QPAC: Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

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QCC Art Gallery

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.