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The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is now available for the 2024-2025 Academic Year.

Stony Brook's priority financial aid deadline has been extended to March 15, 2024.  Packages will be released on a rolling basis, so please submit your FAFSA as soon as possible.

The FAFSA is Changing!  The FAFSA Simplification Act is simplifying the application process, resulting in changes to the form, process, and methodology for determining federal student aid.

Stony Brook University's federal school code for the FAFSA is: 002838

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Stony Brook University is committed to recognizing and rewarding our students' excellence in all areas of learning and research.  We offer a variety of scholarships to new and continuing students, some of which are based on merit alone and others which take into account special talents, leadership and community service or financial need.

Scholarship Universe

Scholarship Universe allows students to create personalized profiles to help students match to scholarships that are available to them.

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The 2023-2024 Excelsior Application will be available starting December 20, 2023.  This is for students enrolled starting in Spring 2024 term.  Continuing students who have already received Excelsior prior should make sure to complete the 2023-2024 TAP application.  The application will close February 2, 2024.

Maximize your financial aid for Fall 2023-Spring 2024.
The 2023-2024 FAFSA application is now available.  Be sure to include our SBU school code, 002838

NYS Residents should complete the TAP Application at  using our school code, 0875

On-Campus Jobs for students can be found in the Career Center.