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.
December 4: Astronomy Open Night - "Supermassive black holes: the most powerful and ancient objects in the University" (Dr. Takamitsu Tanaka)
December 11: Physics Open Night - "Chirality: from ancient Egypt to tomorrow's technologies" (Dr. Dmitri Kharzeev)