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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about Advising 

Undergraduate Colleges: Freshmen/First-Year Students


Transfer Advising and Registration

Welcome to academic advising at Stony Brook University! The information below will help you succeed at Stony Brook, so please carefully read each section. 

Frequently Asked Questions About Your Registration Day

Graduate Student Advising and Orientation

New international graduate students should go to the Graduate School website for information regarding orientation schedules and advising.

Exchange Students

All students participating in an exchange program should visit and their home institution's International Office for information regarding the application and admission process.  Students must be nominated by their home institutions. 

International Programs works together with the partner institution and students to arrange all admission and enrollment details.