Stony Brook University

Acceptance Rate 49 %
SAT Average 1,335
Tuition & Fees $28,375
Student Population 26,782
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $9,880

Academic Overview

Stony Brook University Campus, Stony Brook, NY
Stony Brook University is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Stony Brook, New York. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2022 tuition & fees are $10,455 for New York residents and $28,375 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 26,782 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 49% and the graduation rate is 76% last year.
The salary after graduation from Stony Brook University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $62,600. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, tuition and fees of Stony Brook University are $10,455 for New York residents and $28,375 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2022 tuition and fees are $13,838 for in-state students and $25,628 for out-of-state students.
Stony Brook University 2022 Tuition & Fees
New York ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at SUNY Stony Brook. The acceptance rate of SUNY Stony Brook is 49% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 21%. The average graduation rate is 76% and the transfer-out rate is 13%. The average received amount of financial aid is $9,880 and 64% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 26,782 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Stony Brook University is 49 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Stony Brook University is 76 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Stony Brook University is 13 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Stony Brook University is 90 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Stony Brook University is 26,782
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Stony Brook University is 18 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
18 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $9,880 at Stony Brook University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

SUNY Stony Brook offers 263 major programs through online and on-site education where 31 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree751
Post Bachelor's Degree355
Master's Degree8213
Post Master's Degree149
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship470
Doctor's degree - professional practice103

Special Learning Opportunities

Stony Brook University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:10,301)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,044)

Veterans Benefits

Stony Brook University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges