Undergraduates at Stony Brook can choose from more than 200 majors, minors, and combined degree programs offered through the College of Arts and Sciences, the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences, the Health Sciences Center, the School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, the School of Journalism, and the College of Business.
All freshmen are affiliated with Undergraduate Colleges organized under six different themes. Overall, students from more than 100 countries attend Stony Brook. Many students study abroad in approved exchange programs spread around the globe, in countries such as France, India, Italy, Japan, Madagascar, Tanzania, Spain, Germany, England, and Korea.
The University aims for the highest standards in all of its programs. Its record of placing graduates in the nation's best graduate and professional schools shows that these standards are being maintained, and that an educational experience of high quality is available to the broad and diverse student body at Stony Brook.
The following units report to the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education and Dean of the Undergraduate Colleges:
- Academic & Transfer Advising Services
- Academic Integrity
- Academic Standing & Appeals
- Health Sciences Office of Student Services
- Honors College
- Living Learning Centers
- Multidisciplinary Studies
- Registrar's Office
- Student Orientation and Family Programs
- Teacher Education Programs
- Undergraduate Colleges
- Undergraduate Research & Creative Activities
- University Scholars