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How to Apply

Should you wish to live in Queen's Court, please understand the commitment you are making to participate actively in creating a dynamic community.


Students who have been accepted to Fordham and have been offered housing are able to pre-apply to Queen's Court Residential College Program. The Pre-Application will be available in early June, please keep an eye on your Fordham Gmail account for further Information.

If you are interested in Queen's Court Residential College but have not been accepted, please indicate your preference in the online Housing Application once accepted and offered housing.

Application Essay

In order to fill out you're application, please prepare the following essay ahead of time: Not exceeding 500 words, please describe your favorite activities during high school and your interest in such a residential college experiences. Also please state your understanding and accepting of the policies and standards of Queen's Court (be sure to address the alcohol/drug policy directly).

Acceptance into the Program

Queen's Court is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis dependent on the date and time that the housing application is submitted. If you indicate Queen's Court as a first choice and are selected to live in this community, you will receive a follow-up letter from Father Joseph Koterski, SJ, associate professor of philosophy and master of Queen's Court, asking you to declare your intention to abide by the standards of the community.