Dismiss notification

Interested in this school?

Please type at least the first 4 letters of the school name.

Stony Brook University Admissions Stats

What Are My Chances?®

What are my chances?® Calculator

The chart below shows your chances of admission to this school, based on the information in your profile.

  • Lower
  • Medium
  • Higher
Estimated Chances

Create a free profile so you can see your chances at Stony Brook University and thousands of other top colleges.

Selectivity

39%

admitted
Not sure if you can get in? Read our Admissions Tips

Stony Brook University Admissions Scattergram

(Based on historical self-reported student data)

Want to improve your chances?

Use the Cappex Admissions Coach to get tips.

Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies: Recommended
Recommendations: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required
Common Application Accepted: Yes

Application Fees

$50
Undergrad Application Fee
$100
Graduate Application Fee

Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

Test Scores Breakdown

Many colleges put a great deal of weight on student ACT/SAT test scores when considering applications. Cappex can help you see how you rank compared to students who have been accepted to Stony Brook University

Contact Info

Address:
101 Nicolls Rd Stony Brook, NY 11794
Phone: (631) 632-6000
Admissions Phone: (631) 632-6868
General Site: www.stonybrook.edu
Admissions: http://www.stonybrook.edu/admissions
Application: http://www.stonybrook.edu/ugadmissions/applying/fresh_procedures.shtml

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
  • 0
  • David
  • Apr-30-2014 I am a current student here

    Use every single free tutoring service available. Exhaust the TA's and professors office hours. Always place your academics first. Plan to nap at least an hour a day. It really helps to relax your mind. Join a club or intramural sport to help stress relief.

    Read More
  • 0
  • J from Queens
  • Apr-03-2014 I am a past student here

    Go to Stony as a stepping stone for future, if you do not like this school. However, the professors and classes are well created to draw the full potential study of students. The professors and faculty members do worry and care about you. Study in Stony Brook U is a really great opportunity.

    Read More
  • 0
  • Samira from Brooklyn, NY
  • Mar-02-2014 I am a current student here

    Study! I know you probably hear that a lot, but studying and time management is key to succeeding at any university!

    Read More
  • 0
  • Eliza from Fontana, CA
  • Mar-01-2014 I am a current student here

    Stony Brook University will make you feel at home. Receiving your education will be tough, but it'll be extremely worth it. Focus on your studies, but don't miss out on all the diverse clubs and events that Stony Brook continues to establish.

    Read More