Stony Brook University

Stony Brook, NY

Stony Brook University

Stony Brook, NY

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Undergrad International Transfer

Tuition & Fees

$10,091

$27,761

not including room and board

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undergraduateRatios

49%

male

51%

female

18

students

1

faculty

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Selective

48%

acceptance rate

Accepted 18,138
Declined 18,945
Total Received 37,083
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Public

24,056

undergraduate students

10,059

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

Stony Brook University, State University of New York, founded in 1957, is a public research university. Its 1,040-acre campus is located on the North Shore of Long Island, 60 miles east of New York City

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Application link Apply online
Public/private Public
Campus enrollment 34,115
Established in 1957
Coeducational Coeducational

Social Networks

1,450‐acre campus in Stony Brook (population: 13,740) on Long Island, 60 miles from New York City. Major airport and train serve campus. School operates transportation to local shopping areas. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Setting: Large town

Stony Brook University
Nicholls Road
Stony Brook, NY
11794

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
52%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
82%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
no
Students may not have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
51%
Top 1/4
80%
Top 1/2
96%
Bottom 1/2
4%
Bottom 1/4
1%

Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
690
25th
600
75th
750
25th
630
75th
34
25th
25
75th
32
25th
25
75th
32
25th
26

Admissions Facts

Application fee $50
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Recommended
Application deadline (final deadline) January 15
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required SAT Subject Tests Considered if submitted

Selective

48%

acceptance rate

Accepted 18,138
Declined 18,945
Total Received 37,083

Admissions Factors

Required

Secondary School GPA
Recommendations
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
Admission test scores
Secondary School Record
Completion of college-preparatory program

Recommended

Secondary School Rank

Neither required nor recommended

Formal demonstration of competencies
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

Not reported

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Day care
  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Other
  • Placement service
  • Women's Center

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Other
  • Reader services
  • Special transportation
  • Talking books

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Financial Aid

64%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$9,880

Average financial aid

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $7,070
Room $9,532
Board $5,352
Additional fees $3,021
Books & supplies $900
Total $25,875
Average Financial Aid - $9,880
Total with Avg. Aid $15,995

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Financial Facts

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Financial Aid Office


P: 631 632-6840
F: 631 632-9525
finaid@stonybrook.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
All track combined
Baseball
Basketball
Football
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming and diving
Tennis
Volleyball

Club Sports - Men's

Alpine skiing, archery, badminton, bowling, cheerleading, crew (heavyweight/lightweight), equestrian sports, fencing, golf, ice hockey, lacrosse, martial arts, quidditch, racquetball, rugby, sailing, soccer, team handball, tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, wrestling

Club Sports - Women's

Alpine skiing, archery, badminton, bowling, cheerleading, crew (heavyweight/lightweight), equestrian sports, fencing, golf, ice hockey, lacrosse, martial arts, quidditch, racquetball, rugby, sailing, soccer, team handball, tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, wrestling

Intramural/Recreational Sports

archery, athletic training, badminton, belly dancing, bowling, Capoeria, cheerleading, crew, cricket, cycling, dance team, equestrian sports, fencing, field hockey, handball, ice hockey, Kumdo, martial arts, quidditch, roller hockey, rugby, sailing, strength training, table tennis, taekwondo, tennis, triathlon, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, wrestling

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Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
NCAA, America East Conference, CAA (football only), Missouri Valley Conference (women's tennis only)

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting.
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing.
African-American/Black Studies.
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other.
American/United States Studies/Civilization.
Anatomy.
Animal Genetics.
Anthropology, General.
Applied Mathematics, General.
Art History, Criticism and Conservation.
Art/Art Studies, General.
Asian Studies/Civilization.
Asian-American Studies.
Astronomy.
Athletic Training/Trainer.
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General.
Biochemistry.
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering.
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other.
Biological and Physical Sciences.
Biology Teacher Education.
Biology/Biological Sciences, General.
Biomedical Sciences, General.
Business Administration and Management, General.
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other.
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering.
Chemistry Teacher Education.
Chemistry, General.
Chemistry, Other.
Civil Engineering, General.
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist.
Clinical Nutrition/Nutritionist.
Clinical Psychology.
Cognitive Science, General.
Comparative Literature.
Computer Engineering, General.
Computer Science.
Computer and Information Sciences, General.
Creative Writing.
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General.
Earth Science Teacher Education.
Ecology.
Economics, General.
Electrical and Electronics Engineering.
Engineering, General.
Engineering, Other.
English Language and Literature, General.
English/Language Arts Teacher Education.
Environmental Design/Architecture.
Environmental Studies.
European Studies/Civilization.
Evolutionary Biology.
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing.
Film/Cinema/Media Studies.
Finance and Financial Management Services, Other.
Finance, General.
Fine/Studio Arts, General.
Foreign Language Teacher Education.
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General.
French Language Teacher Education.
French Language and Literature.
Genetics, General.
Geology/Earth Science, General.
German Language and Literature.
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other.
Health/Health Care Administration/Management.
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration.
History, General.
Human Computer Interaction.
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General.
Information Science/Studies.
International/Globalization Studies.
Italian Language and Literature.
Journalism.
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies.
Linguistics and Computer Science.
Linguistics.
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography.
Marine Sciences.
Marketing/Marketing Management, General.
Materials Engineering.
Maternal/Child Health and Neonatal Nurse/Nursing.
Mathematics Teacher Education.
Mathematics, General.
Mechanical Engineering.
Medical Informatics.
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology.
Medical Science/Scientist.
Molecular Biochemistry.
Molecular Biology.
Molecular Pharmacology.
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other.
Music Performance, General.
Music, General.
Neuroscience.
Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery.
Nursing Administration.
Nursing Education.
Nursing Science.
Occupational Therapy/Therapist.
Oral Biology and Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology.
Patient Safety and Healthcare Quality.
Pediatric Nurse/Nursing.
Pharmacology.
Philosophy.
Physical Sciences, Other.
Physician Associate/Assistant.
Physics Teacher Education.
Physics, General.
Physiology, Pathology, and Related Sciences, Other.
Political Science and Government, General.
Polysomnography.
Psychology, General.
Public Health, General.
Public Policy Analysis, General.
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Rehabilitation Science.
Religion/Religious Studies.
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist.
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education.
Science/Technology Management.
Social Psychology.
Social Studies Teacher Education.
Social Work.
Sociology, General.
Spanish Language and Literature.
Sustainability Studies.
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor.
Water, Wetlands, and Marine Resources Management.
Women's Studies.

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Health Science
  2. Business Management
  3. Psychology

Programs Offered

  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Self-designed majors
  • Weekend College

Pre-professional Programs

  • Pre-dentistry
  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine

34,115

total students

89%

in-state

11%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

71%

24,056
students

Female
51%
12,178

Male
49%
11,878

29%

10,059
students

Female
58%
5,866

Male
42%
4,193

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

74%

17,764
students

Female
50%
8,841

Male
50%
8,923

26%

6,292
students

Female
53%
3,337

Male
47%
2,955

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Student Break-down

12%
Nonresident aliens
5%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
21%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
11%
Hispanic/Latino
27%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
19%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

1%

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 3.00
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Application Deadline

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

84

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

36

semester hours

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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 83
Countries most often represented Canada
China
India
Japan
South Korea
Taiwan
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

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