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Stony Brook University

Stony Brook, NY
University Website: www.stonybrook.edu
Apply Online: www.stonybrook.edu/ugadmissions/applying/applyonline.shtml
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Coordinates: 40°54′51″N 73°06′58″W / 40.914224°N 73.11623°W / 40.914224; -73.11623

The State University of New York at Stony Brook (commonly referred to as Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, or SBU) is a public research university located in Stony Brook, New York in the United States. It is the youngest among university centers of the state, and has grown to be a flagship institution of New York, consistently being ranked as the top public university in New York by multiple publications. The university is one of the 62 research universities that comprise the Association of American Universities (AAU), an invitation-only organization of leading research universities in North America. It has been ranked among the top forty public research universities in the United States, and among the top 1% of universities in the world. Stony Brook has additional smaller campuses in Manhattan and Southampton.

The university was founded in 1957 in Oyster Bay as State University College on Long Island. What would become the university moved to Stony Brook in 1962. Since its establishment in Stony Brook, the university has expanded to include more than 200 major buildings with a combined area of more than 11 million gross square feet across 1,454 acres of land.

The university owns the Stony Brook University Medical Center, co-manages the Brookhaven National Labs, and in 2005 acquired land for a Research & Development Park adjacent to its main campus, and has four business incubators across the region. The university has a regional economic impact of over $4.6 billion annually accounting for nearly 4% of economic activity in eastern Long Island and research expenditures that have surpassed the $200 million mark annually.

As of 2012 Stony Brook has over 24,500 students enrolled at the main campus, an alumni base of over 150,000, and over 3,200 academic related staff with a total of 13,500 employees, the largest single-site employer in Long Island. Increasingly a more residential university, The "Stony Brook University" census-designated place corresponds to the campus and had a residential population of 9,216 at the 2010 census.

Its athletic teams, nicknamed the Seawolves, are members of the America East Conference and the Colonial Athletic Association competing at the Division I of the NCAA since 1994. The football team plays at Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium, the largest outdoor stadium in Suffolk County, while the basketball programs compete at the Stony Brook Arena (temporarily at Pritchard Gymnasium.)

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  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $14,720.00 avg tuition

310 Administration Building
Stony Brook, NY 11794
(631) 632-6000

Apply online Admissions:
www.stonybrook.edu/sb/admissions...
Financial Aid:
ws.cc.stonybrook.edu/finaid/

Areas of Study:

  • Architecture And Related Services
  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Stony Brook University

Statistics:
Applied 26,911
Admitted 10,536 39%
Enrolled total 2,521
Full Time: 2,517
Part Time 4
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 540 640
SAT Math 590 690
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 530 630
ACT Composite 25 29
ACT English 24 29
ACT Math 25 29
ACT Writing 7 9
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 92%
4-year graduation rate 45%
6-year graduation rate 67%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Stony Brook University

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $5,270.00 $5,270.00 $14,720.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $1,724.00 $1,724.00 $1,724.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $220.00 $220.00 $613.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $8,870.00 $8,870.00 $15,160.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $1,104.00 $1,104.00 $1,104.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $370.00 $370.00 $632.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $10,574.00 $11,752.00 $5,336.00
Other Expenses $1,868.00 $5,336.00 $5,336.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $50.00
Graduate Application Fee $100.00
Books and Supplies $900.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 82%
Percent receiving grant aid 68%
Avg amount of grant aid $7,473.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 54%
Avg amount of student loan aid $6,086.00

Stony Brook University

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
ARCHITECTURE AND RELATED SERVICES
Environmental Design/Architecture X
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
African-American/Black Studies X
Asian Studies/Civilization X
Women's Studies X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biochemistry X
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other X
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X X
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography X X
Pharmacology X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Business Administration and Management, General X X
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other X
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other X
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Journalism X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X X
Information Science/Studies X
EDUCATION
English/Language Arts Teacher Education X
Foreign Language Teacher Education X
Mathematics Teacher Education X
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education X
Social Studies Teacher Education X
Spanish Language Teacher Education X
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor X
ENGINEERING
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering X X
Chemical Engineering X
Computer Engineering, General X X
Electrical and Electronics Engineering X X
Engineering, General X
Materials Engineering X
Mechanical Engineering X X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
Creative Writing X
English Language and Literature, General X X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Comparative Literature X X
French Language and Literature X
German Language and Literature X
Italian Language and Literature X
Linguistics X X
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other X
Spanish Language and Literature X X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing X
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist X
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other X
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General X
Health/Health Care Administration/Management X
Maternal/Child Health and Neonatal Nurse/Nursing X
Occupational Therapy/Therapist X
Physician Assistant X
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing X
Public Health, General X
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist X
HISTORY
History, General X X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Humanities/Humanistic Studies X
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Applied Mathematics, General X X
Mathematics, General X X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X X
Science, Technology and Society X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Natural Resources/Conservation, General X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X X
Religion/Religious Studies X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General X
Chemistry, General X X
Chemistry, Other X
Geology/Earth Science, General X X
Physical Sciences, Other X
Physics, General X X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Public Policy Analysis, General X
Social Work X X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X X
Economics, General X X
Political Science and Government, General X X
Social Sciences, General X
Social Sciences, Other X
Sociology X X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art History, Criticism and Conservation X X
Art/Art Studies, General X X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X X
Music Performance, General X
Music, General X X

Stony Brook University Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
Beinecke Scholarship Program $34,000 February 17, 2017
Hertz Foundation Graduate Fellowship Up to $38,000 October 28, 2016

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