You’ll find what you’re looking for at Stony Brook University. We recognize that no one program can meet the expectations of all of our most gifted students. Hence, we offer a variety of experiences and programs that will challenge, inspire, and sustain our most academically talented students.
All high-achieving freshman applicants are automatically considered for University Scholars, a program offering priority course registration, special academic advising, and a variety of academic and extracurricular opportunities. Additional steps are required to apply for some programs, such as the Honors College, which includes a four-year interdisciplinary curriculum, and Women In Science and Engineering, which provides enhanced faculty interaction and hands-on research opportunities to women entering the science, math and engineering fields.
For more information about our different honors experiences and instructions on how to apply, please select from the programs on the right of this page.