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Stony Brook University, officially the State University of New York at Stony Brook, is a public research university in Stony Brook, Long Island, in the metropolitan area of New York City. Along with the University at Buffalo, it is one of the State University of New York system's two flagship institutions.

Location

Majors in Demand:​

  • Psychology 

  • History

  • Computer Science

  • Economics 

  • English

  • Business Management and

  • Administration 

  • Journalism

  • Liberal Arts

  • Political Science

  • Sociology

  • Theatre Arts

Located on the North Shore of Long Island in southeastern New York. Approximately 60 miles east of New York City.Its setting is suburban, and the campus size is 1,454 acres.

Personal Statement

Required

Rankings

93

378

Application Method(s)

(National Universities)

(QS World Rankings)

CGPA

3.0

SAT / ACT

Enrollment

18,010

Acceptance Rate

49%

Freshman

(less than  30 credit hours) 

Yes

No

English Proficiency

Fees

$43,584

Total

$28,080 / $15,504

IELTS

Tuition / Living

Scholarship

Deadlines

Spring - November 1
Fall -  March 1

6.5

TOEFL iBT

90

Transfer

(30 or more credit hours)

DET

105

updated: April 2022