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New Student Information: FAQ's

I have questions about student life…

Is there a dress code?

How is college different from high school?

Where can I find a map of the building?

How involved will my parents be in my college education?

Aside from classes, are there other things to do on campus?

Will I have time to get a job?

Do you have tips for students who are working?

Where can I find information about special events?

How do I access the wifi?

I have questions about classes…

Can I attend class if I am late? Am I allowed to walk out of class if needed?

What is the typical homework load?

What tips do you have for handling the workload?

What classes do I need for my degree?

What is the typical course load per semester and can I graduate in two years?

Will my QVCC credits transfer to a four-year college?

What should I do if I decide to change my major?

Who is my advisor?

Do I have to make an appointment to meet with an advisor in the Student Success Center?

What services are available to help me become a better college student?

How do I access the services of the Learning Center? What are the hours?

Are there important dates and deadlines I need to know about? What days do we have off?

I have questions about money...

How much will it cost me to attend QVCC?

Is there financial aid available to help me pay for classes?

Does financial aid cover online classes?

How do I apply for financial aid?

Can I be a part-time student and still receive financial aid?

When will I receive my Financial Aid Refund? How long does it usually take to process?

When is tuition due?

Is there a Payment Plan available? Is it available online?

What forms of payment do you accept?

How do I pay my bill online?

Can I pay my bill over the phone?

Why do I owe a balance? I have Financial Aid.

How do I get a copy of my 1098-T Tax Form?

How do I find out if I qualify for a workstudy job?