Stony Brook
Stony Brook University

Why Stony Brook University?

Stony Brook University
100 Nicolls Road
Stony Brook, NY 11794
(631) 632-6000

Stony Brook University has a five-part mission:

  • to provide comprehensive undergraduate, graduate, and professional education of the highest quality;
  • to carry out research and intellectual endeavors of the highest international standards that advance knowledge and have immediate or long-range practical significance;
  • to provide leadership for economic growth, technology, and culture for neighboring communities and the wider geographic region;
  • to provide state-of-the-art innovative health care, while serving as a resource to a regional healthcare network and to the traditionally underserved;
  • to fulfill these objectives while celebrating diversity and positioning the University in the global community.
Long Island, 60 Miles East of NYC
Campus Size
1,039 Acres
Student Body
17,522 Undergraduate
8,732 Graduate
18:1 Student/Faculty Ratio
1,939 Full Time Faculty
2,330+ Inventions
700+ U.S. patents
60+ majors
80+ minors
Stony Brook Seawolves
49 Conference Championships