Frequently Asked Questions
What are the different ways that I can pay for my housing?
Queens College students: Housing charges will appear on your Queens College bill in CUNYfirst. Full payment may be made in the form of cash, check or money order payable to Queens College, (credit cards are NOT accepted). Payment must be made on or before August 20, 2020 for the Fall 2020 semester or on or before January 1st, 2021 for the Spring 2021 semester. For more information regarding your bill or to set up a payment plan with Queens College, please visit http://www.qc.cuny.edu/admissions/bursar/Pages/Billing.aspx.
Non-Queens College students: Payment must be made directly to the Summit Apartments Housing Office on or before August 20, 2020 for the Fall 2020 semester or on or before January 1st, 2021 for the Spring 2021 semester. You have the option to make a payment directly in our office using a check or money order or pay over the phone via check or credit card. Checks or money orders must be made payable to Q Student Residences LLC. Please note that our office does not accept cash as a form of payment.
How much does it cost to live in The Summit Apartments?
What is the difference between “submitting an application” and “signing a License Agreement?”
When you sign a Housing License Agreement, you are signing a legally-binding contract to reside in The Summit Apartments for the full term of the Agreement (i.e., Academic Term – mid-August through late-May as identified in the license based on the CUNY Academic Calendar).
If, during your occupancy, you cannot meet the requirements of the Housing License Agreement you signed, you should submit a Housing Cencellation Request Form to The Summit Apartments immediately at firstname.lastname@example.org. Review the sample License Agreement very carefully with anyone you need to consult about your decision, such as your parent or guardian.
How are students chosen to reside at The Summit Apartments?
Will the cost be covered by financial aid?
For more information regarding financial aid, please review the following websites: http://www.qc.cuny.edu/admissions/fa/Pages/default.aspx
CUNY Financial Aid Website
Is there a required meal plan?
Will the cost of living on campus be included in my tuition statement?
Non-Queens College students: No. All students will be responsible for paying their fees for The Summit Apartments by contacting the office directly and making a payment in person or over the phone.
What safety measures will be in place at The Summit Apartments?
What if I need to cancel my application or my License Agreement?
Can I stay at the Summit during the Holidays?
Can I stay in the residence hall for more than one year?
Does The Summit Apartments provide summer housing?
What are the sizes of the rooms?
Single bedroom in a 4BR unit 11.5’ x 8’ (average size of bedroom)
Shared bedroom in a 2BR 12’ x 12.5’ (average size of bedroom)
What are the amenities?
Your license with The Summit Apartments includes access to: 24-hour security, professional live-in Housing Staff, room key entry, building card access entrance, fully-furnished rooms, air conditioning, high-speed wireless internet throughout the building, computer lab and printer, laundry facilities, a fitness center, music practice rooms, a recreational area and study lounges. All amenities are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Are there washer and dryers in the residence?
What would be my mailing address?
64-80 Kissena Boulevard
Your Mailbox #
Flushing, NY 11367