Newly Admitted Students: Next Steps
Welcome to the incoming EOP/AIM class at Stony Brook University, where you will join
a select group of students as bright and promising as you. This wonderful achievement
is just the first of many you will enjoy when you become part of our great community. Now,
take the first steps to reserve your place in our incoming EOP/AIM class:
Secure Your Place
Log on to
Stony Brook’s SOLAR System with your Stony Brook ID number and password, printed on your enclosed letter of
Accept or Decline Our Offer
Your acceptance of our offer of admission must be submitted in the SOLAR System by
May 1. To secure your place in our incoming class, click on EOP/AIM Accept or Decline.
You are not required to pay tuition and housing deposits or the Orientation fee.
If you decide not to accept our offer, please let us know so we can offer your seat
to another deserving student.
Submit Your New Student Preferences
Submit this required form to get on track for orientation, class registration, housing,
first-year Undergraduate Colleges, and more. Several days after completing these
steps, you’ll receive your NetID, which will serve as your single sign-on login for
many university systems, including the campus housing portal and your SBU e-mail.
Important Immunization Requirement
Submit a completed Immunization/Meningitis Form at least three weeks before your orientation.
Download health forms and upload to the Health Patient Portal.
Apply for Campus Housing
Apply for housing and choose your meal plan as soon as the portal opens for incoming students. You
will receive an e-mail with specific dates and deadlines.
All new EOP/AIM students are guaranteed housing. For fullest consideration, accept
your admission offer and complete your New Student Preferences by the due date in
your letter of admission. Living on campus is a very popular option. To offer as many
students as possible the experience of our residential learning environment, students
may be assigned three to a double room and other temporary housing strategies may
Come to Campus
You and your family are invited to attend Admitted Student Day, followed by the EOP/AIM
Admitted Student Reception.
Please RSVP here.
All new EOP/AIM students are required to attend an orientation. Freshman Orientation
will be held in June. (You will receive an email with your assigned date.)
In addition, all new freshmen are required to attend the EOP/AIM Pre-Freshman Summer
Program. More details below.