42%

Acceptance Rate

$10,162

Avg.Financial Aid

002838

FAFSA Code

About Stony Brook University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

26,256

Website

https://www.stonybrook.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

MSCHE

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

310 Administration Building

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 6316326000
Fax:
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Rankings

It becomes easier for the aspirants to apply to a university and have their doubts regarding the same cleared if the university has a ranking. When it comes to the ranking of a university or any educational institution, the more information a student has, the better. The ranking of a university helps a student in many ways. It helps them overcome the confusion of which university/college is good for them and also other prospects. Before taking admission, a student assesses their chosen university on various factors like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, and their experience, among others. Notably, for the rankings, the two publications, US News and Forbes, are trusted everywhere. However, it is to be noted that Stony Brook University does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest ranking by these two publications.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

15th Jan

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

42%

SAT Range

1230 - 1420

ACT Range

26 - 31

Application Fee

$50

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

The university is selective in taking in students. Moreover, admission to SBU is moderately difficult. Candidates are required to fill the form and submit a fee of $50, as part of the admission process at SBU. If the SAT score of a student lies in the range of 1230-1440, it would improve her chances. The average ACT score at Stony Brook University is 29. However, those getting an ACT score less than 26 might also be offered admission. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 310 Administration Building, Stony Brook, New York 11794, or call (631) 632-6000.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$14,874

Average Annual Cost

$6,870

Books And Supplies

$900

Other Fees

$2,755

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$13,698

Budget For Other Expenses

$1,868

Total One Year Cost

$26,091

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to SBU are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $37,726. Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

18:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

90%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

29%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$5,097

Faculty Overview

61%

Male Professors

39%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Health Services/Allied Health/Healt...

541 Graduates

Psychology, General

453 Graduates

Biology, General

439 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

407 Graduates

Economics

298 Graduates

Applied Mathematics

292 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

237 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

200 Graduates

Sociology

156 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

126 Graduates

Political Science and Government

121 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

98 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

94 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

78 Graduates

Mathematics

73 Graduates

Biomedical/Medical Engineering

66 Graduates

Chemistry

61 Graduates

Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, an...

57 Graduates

History

56 Graduates

Human Computer Interaction

55 Graduates

Engineering, General

54 Graduates

Information Science/Studies

53 Graduates

Physics

52 Graduates

Electrical, Electronics and Communi...

51 Graduates

Journalism

51 Graduates

Chemical Engineering

47 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

47 Graduates

Linguistic, Comparative, and Relate...

46 Graduates

Social Work

44 Graduates

Computer Engineering

43 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

41 Graduates

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science...

26 Graduates

Civil Engineering

25 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

25 Graduates

Anthropology

23 Graduates

Philosophy

22 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

21 Graduates

Pharmacology and Toxicology

21 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

20 Graduates

Music

19 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

18 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

16 Graduates

Sustainability Studies

14 Graduates

Environmental Design

13 Graduates

Area Studies

12 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

12 Graduates

Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorolog...

11 Graduates

Biological and Physical Sciences

11 Graduates

Physical Sciences, Other

10 Graduates

Astronomy and Astrophysics

9 Graduates

Germanic Languages, Literatures, an...

5 Graduates

Teaching English or French as a Sec...

3 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

17,522

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

32%

Full-time

93%

Part-time

7%

Students Gender

Male

52%

US National: 44%

Female

48%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

32% White

6% Unknown

7% Black

12% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

14% Non Resident alien

26% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

8%

Out Of State

78%

In State

14%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$76,205 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

51%

Averege Housing Cost

$8,654/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,044/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,044/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Seawolves

School Colors

red, blue, and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Colonial Athletic Association

Total Male Athletes

307

Total Female Athletes

183

Intramural Sports

30

Sports Club

44

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Lacrosse

Soccer

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

The university additionally offers an on-campus housing facility for students who wish to dwell nearby. At SBU, $14,278 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. The students at Stony Brook University have several dining and meal plan options to choose from. Moreover, the average meal plan costs around $5,044 per year. There are around 51% male and 49% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$39,300/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$57,600/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$12,614

$25,800

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$131 - 268

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

71%

Average Aid Per Year

$10,162

Students Receiving Federal Grants

36%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,331

Students Receiving State Aid

46%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,642

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

68%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,632

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$14,336

$30K - $48K

$12,239

$48K - $75K

$7,475

$75K - $110K

$4,898

> $110K

$2,822

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$2,872,166

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$13,296,054

The financial aid department of Stony Brook University helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average federal grant that comes from the university is around $5,467, whereas the financial aid is $4,666. The students at the university are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $4,523, while the institutional aid is $4,666. At SBU, the total amount of need-based scholarships/grants awarded to students stands at $2,872,166 per year. On the other hand, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants offered in a year add up to $13,296,054.

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