|COVID-19 UPDATE: Due to the escalating COVID-19 situation in New York, GSI is moving to an online-only format for Summer 2020. Please visit our COVID-19 Update page for details before submitting your GSI application.|
Step 1: Select a Program
Step 2: Apply for a Program
Submit the application
Submit the application for your program and on-campus housing.Apply Now
commit to the programOnce accepted to your GSI program, you will receive an email asking you to ‘COMMIT’ to the program in your application portal.
set up your student accountsYou will receive a Stony Brook ID number and be asked to create a login to your student accounts.
request an i-20Global Academic and Intensive English Programs only. You will receive an email from Visa & Immigration Services to request an I-20 for your student visa.
make a depositIntensive English Program only. You will be asked to make a non-refundable deposit of $200 to confirm your participation. You will receive an email with payment instructions.
Step 3: Apply for a Visa
Determine your visa requirements and apply for your visa.
Step 5: Make a Payment
All tuition and fees must be paid in full two weeks before the program begins.
Step 6: Pack for Your TripReview our packing tips to make sure you bring everything you need during your program.
Step 8: Attend OrientationCheck-in with GSI and get important information about your program, the campus, and GSI activities during Orientation.