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Did you know that Stony Brook is ranked in the top 1 percent of all universities in the world by the Long Times Higher Education-QS World University Rankings? Out of 14,000 universities, we are #70 in natural sciences and #91 in the arts and humanities. U. S. News & World Report lists us in the top 100 best national universities and top 50 public national universities. And we are one of only 62 members of the prestigious Association of American Universities -- along with Harvard, MIT, Princeton, and Yale



The Wall Street Journal has ranked us eighth in the nation among public institutions placing students in elite graduate schools in medicine, law, and business. Our graduates include the leader of the Imaging Team for the Cassini mission to Saturn, the President of Stanford University, a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative journalist for the Washington Post, a Grammy Award-winning performer with the Metropolitan Opera Company, and more than 100,000 others.



Situated on the East Coast of the United States, Stony Brook University is easily accessible from JFK International Airport.  The campus rests on 1,100 wooded acres on the North Shore of Long Island in New York State.

Close to the historic village of Stony Brook and at the geographic midpoint of Long Island, the University campus lies about 60 miles east of New York City s theatres and museums and 60 miles west of Montauk Point. It is only a short distance to the beaches at Fire Island, the elegant resorts of the Hamptons, and the vineyards of the East End. The internationally recognized research facilities of Brookhaven National Laboratory and Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory are nearby.  



Stony Brook offers more than 150 majors and minors

and combined degree programs for undergraduates
, a thriving research environment, and a dynamic first-year experience for all freshmen in one of six small undergraduate communities, which provide faculty mentors, special advising, freshman seminars, career guidance, and tutorial assistance.




Guaranteed campus housing for all four years,

27 residence halls and 23 apartment-style buildings house more than 9,500 residents (8,400 undergraduates; 1,100 graduate students). All residence halls and apartments offer wireless Internet access and all rooms have high-speed Internet and cable TV. All freshmen are guaranteed campus house for four years. Students enjoy outstanding recreational facilities
that include a new stadium, modern student activities center, and indoor sports complex. In addition, the Staller Center for the Arts offers spectacular theatrical and musical performances throughout the year.



We invite students who possess both intellectual curiosity and academic ability to explore the countless exciting opportunities available at Stony Brook University.



Stony Brook University s International Services Office

provides helpful information regarding immigration, travel tips, insurance, pre-arrival and arrival guides, and much more.



COSTS

Undergrduate tuition for international students is U. S. $12,870 per year; for New York State residents it is U. S. $4,970.



ADMISSION CRITERIA

Stony Brook is a highly selective institution, seeking to enroll those students who demonstrate the intellectual curiosity and academic ability to succeed. Applicants are evaluated on an individual basis. There is no automatic cutoff in the admission process, either in grade point average, rank, or test scores. The Admissions Committee seeks to enroll the strongest and most diverse class possible.



International undergraduate applicants are required to demonstrate proficiency in English with a minimum composite score of 80 (internet-based), 213 (computer-based) or 550 (paper-based) on the TOEFL examination, or a minimum SAT I Critical Reading score of 430 or a minimum score of 6. 5 on the IELTS examination. Satisfactory completion of Stony Brook University s Intensive English Center advanced level class  or completion of a college-level writing course at a U. S. college or university is accepted in place of a TOEFL, IELTS, or SAT Critical Reading score.

APPLICATION DEADLINES:

Early completion of the application is crucial.

For the fall semester the deadline for completed international applications is March 1;for the spring semester, it is October 1.



The deadline for applications is December 1, and December 31 for the supplemental application and all other supporting documentation, for fall semester freshman applicants who wishto be considered for merit scholarships, the Honors College, WISE, and the Honors Program in Computer Science. To receive consideration, Stony Brook s  Online Freshman Supplemental Application must also be completed no later than January 15.  

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CONTACT

Undergraduate Admissions

Stony Brook University

Stony Brook, NY 11794-1901

Tel:
(631) 632-6868

Fax:
(631) 632-9898

Email:
enrollintl@stonybrook.edu

or

Graduate and Professional Admissions

College of Business

Health Sciences Center

The Graduate School

School of Professional Development

or

Intensive English Center

Stony Brook University

Stony Brook, NY 11794-3390

Tel:
(631) 632-7031

Fax: (631) 632-6544

Email: iec@stonybrook.edu

Website: www.stonybrook.edu/

 

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CONTACT

Undergraduate Admissions

Stony Brook University

Stony Brook, NY 11794-1901

Tel:
(631) 632-6868

Fax: (631) 632-9898

Email: enrollintl@stonybrook.edu

or

Graduate and Professional Admissions

College of Business

Health Sciences Center

The Graduate School

School of Professional Development

or

Intensive English Center

Stony Brook University

Stony Brook, NY 11794-3390

Tel:
(631) 632-7031

Fax: (631) 632-6544

Email: iec@stonybrook.edu

Website: www.stonybrook.edu/

 

 

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