Activities and Clubs
At Stony Brook, you'll find a blend of people, activities, interest groups, and sports that will take your college experience far beyond the academic. The fun begins with Opening Week and is sustained throughout the year with such events as Homecoming, Midnight Madness, the Roth Regatta, the Fountain Fest, and the Strawberry Festival. A wide variety of lectures, seminars, concerts, exhibits, theatrical performances, movies, and sporting events are also scheduled regularly throughout the academic year.
You'll also find:
- More than 300 student interest clubs and organizations, as diverse as the Pre-Med Society, the Commuter Student Association, Stony Brook at Law, Cycling Club, Committee on Cinematic Arts (COCA), the Chess Masters, the Holography Club, and the Science Fiction Forum.
- Three full-service print newspapers, one foreign language print paper, two online student news services, a 24-hour-a-day broadcast FM and webcast radio station, one on-campus broadcast TV station, two student journals and a yearbook.
- More than 30 fraternities and sororities, for students interested in building leadership skills, serving the community, creating life long bonds, and enriching their college experience.
- Red Hot After Hours, including craft nights, movie nights, live shows and off-campus trips, which will keep you busy on weekends!