Stony Brook University

Acceptance Rate 48.06 %
SAT Average 1,390
2023 Tuition & Fees $28,480
Student Population 26,608
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $10,049

Academic Overview

Stony Brook University Campus, Stony Brook, NY
Stony Brook University is a public, four-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 2023 tuition & fees is $10,559 for New York residents and $28,480 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $13,943 for New York residents and $25,733 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 26,608 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 48.06% and the graduation rate is 78% 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.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, SUNY Stony Brook's tuition & fees is $10,559 for New York residents and $28,480 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $13,943 for in-state students and $25,733 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
New York ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at SUNY Stony Brook. The acceptance rate of SUNY Stony Brook is 48.06% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 18.31%. The average graduation rate is 78% and the transfer-out rate is 13%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $10,049 and 62% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 26,608 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Stony Brook University is 48.06 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Stony Brook University is 78 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Stony Brook University is 13 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Stony Brook University is 89 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Stony Brook University is 26,608
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Stony Brook University is 19 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
19 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $10,049 at Stony Brook University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address310 Administration Building, Stony Brook, NY 11794-0701
Online Applicationhttps://www.stonybrook.edu/undergraduate-admissions/apply/freshman/application-procedures/
Financial Aidhttps://www.stonybrook.edu/commcms/finaid/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://www.stonybrook.edu/commcms/finaid/finaidbasics/net_price_calc.html
Veterans Tuitionhttps://studentaffairs.stonybrook.edu/vets/
Disability Servicehttps://studentaffairs.stonybrook.edu/dss/index.html

Offered Degrees

SUNY Stony Brook offers 273 major programs through online and on-site education where 2 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 Degree740
Post Bachelor's Degree371
Master's Degree881
Post Master's Degree150
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship490
Doctor's degree - professional practice100

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:10,420)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,590)

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