Queens College Turns 80

QUEENS COLLEGE — Queens College is celebrating its 80th Anniversary, noted by various signs around campus stating, “Eighty Years of Building Futures.” The first day of classes at QC was on Oct. 11, 1937. The college began with 16 academic departments, which have increased extensively to over 170 Bachelor and Master degree offerings today.

QC has changed over the years to include various honors programs, such as Macaulay Honors, that provide scholarships and vast opportunities for students.