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Meet Your Counselor




Marie Magalas
Assistant Director of Admissions

Territory: Transfer Admissions


A Connecticut native, Marie first came to Stony Brook University as a student, earning her Bachelor’s in Social Science. She later earned an M.S. Ed. degree in Arts Administration at Bank Street College of Education in New York. She knows firsthand that the atmosphere at Stony Brook University is exhilarating and the quality of education is superb.

Marie has a passion for working with prospective students and makes a point of getting to know them on a broader level to best advocate on their behalf. Marie advises students to follow their passion and believes that if they do this they will succeed.

Marie enjoys the Island life. When not advising students, she loves to travel and entertain, is an avid music lover, and is a creative baker and cook.

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