All program proposals or changes require consultation with the Graduate School.
PhD Program Bylaws
PhD programs at Stony Brook University must follow specific guidelines.
Guidelines for Faculty Start Ups
An agreement must be in place between a faculty member and a student or postdoc before
participation in a faculty startup begins.
Student Faculty Agreement
Postdoc Faculty Agreement
Conversations in Graduate Education
Each semester, Stony Brook University's graduate community is offered a series of
seminars focusing on specialized topics in graduate education.