In Stony Brook University’s Honors College, you’ll receive the individual attention, small seminar courses, and sense of community typically found only in small colleges, while enjoying the vast range of academic opportunities available only at a major research university.
You’ll enjoy innovative seminars, small classes, a special residence, and leadership opportunities. And, you’ll have your choice of more than sixty different majors, ranging from Anthropology, Journalism, Marine Sciences, Business, Chemistry, English, and Music to Political Science, Mathematics, Psychology, History, and Physics.
Successful applicants typically have a minimum combined SAT Math and Critical Reading score of 1300 or ACT score of 29, and a minimum unweighted high school average of 93.
Meeting typical minimum requirements does not guarantee admission. The Admissions Committee reserves the right to consider applicants with credentials below these minimums based on extraordinary circumstances, including excelling in the face of adversity and overcoming life obstacles.