Directions & Campus Map
To Main Campus
Stony Brook University is situated on an 1,100 acre site on the north shore of Long Island in southeastern New York. We are approximately 60 miles east of New York City.
Directions By Car
Take the Long Island Expresseway to Exit 62, and follow Nicolls Road (Route 97) north for 9 miles. The main entrance to the University is on the left.
Directions By Train
Take the Long Island Railroad's Port Jefferson line to Stony Brook. The LIRR station is at the north end of the campus; bus service to the central campus is provided. Trains to and from Penn Station generally require transfers at Jamaica or Huntington. Hicksville is also a transfer point on some lines. Here is the schedule for Stony Brook.
CESAME: The Center for Science and Mathematics Offices are located in the basement of the Life Sciences Building, Room 092 (to the left when you go down the stairs or elevator from the lobby).Map of Stony Brook Campus For a map of Stony Brook's main campus, click here.
June 1: Deadline extended for application for Ph.D. in Science Education Program
April 24: Living World Open Night - SBU Earthstock Week Plenary Lecture: "Caught in the same net: The ocean and us"
May 1: Physics Open Night - "What's Physics Got To Do With Sports? Selected Topics including Deflategate" (Dr. Chang Kee Jung)
May 8: Astronomy Open Night - "Harnessing the Power of the Sun: The Challenges of Terrestrial Fusion" (Dr. Michael Zingale)