The Student Health Services Pharmacy is your resource for your prescription needs!
Ask questions if you are unsure about your medications or have any other concerns.
Monday through Friday 8:30am-5pm.
Closed 12pm- 1pm
Location: The Student Health Services Pharmacy is located in the Student Health and Counseling Center on the 1st floor. ( 1 Stadium Road, Stony Brook, NY 11794)
Phone: (631) 632-6804
If you need to come to the Pharmacy to pick up medication, please call us at (631) 632-6804 to confirm your prescription is ready and arrange a pick-up time. If you are already at Student Health Services for a scheduled appointment and your provider prescribes medication, you can pick up the prescription after your appointment.
Our Licensed Pharmacists are ready to help you with all your medication needs. We offer:
- A wide selection of prescription medications (Brand name/Generic).
- Vitamins and over-the-counter medications
- Medication counseling
- Drug information and education
- At this time we do not stock Controlled Substances. (Prescribers should call pharmacy to discuss formulary needs)
If you need any assistance with medication or prescriptions, please call us at (631)
Prescriptions can be e-prescribed, or called into the Student Health Services Pharmacy by any licensed provider (including physicians, nurse practitioners, or physician assistants) or can be presented in person, in written form.
Please have your Doctor send prescriptions electronically to the following E-scribe address,
S.U.N.Y. @ Stony Brook (State University of New York at Stony Brook), Stadium Road,
Stony Brook, NY 11794.
How to transfer a Prescription to the Student Health Services Pharmacy
Contact us at (631) 632-6804 with the following information:
- Information about the pharmacy you're transferring from, including phone number
- Name of the medication or prescription number
How to transfer a Prescription from the Student Health Services Pharmacy to Another Pharmacy
- Contact the other pharmacy to provide them with the name of the medication you would like to transfer, also provide your student ID number to facilitate transfer.
- Ask them to call Student Health Services
- Pharmacy at (631) 632-6804
Insurance & Costs
We accept many prescription insurance plans for your convenience. Please check with our pharmacist to confirm that our pharmacy is part of your insurance network. If you are enrolled in an SBU sponsored Student Health Insurance Plan, refer to the prescription section of the benefits chart in the Guide to Student Health Insurance.
Have your insurance card or copy of it with you for your first visit to the pharmacy so we can enter it into your computer profile. (Please note: your pharmacy prescription card will have a BIN number on it. Please provide a copy of both the front and back of the card.
For those students who do not have prescription coverage or prefer not to use insurance for prescriptions, we offer deeply discounted pricing on prescription drugs and over-the-counter medications. All medication charges/copays will be charged to the students SOLAR account.
Ask the pharmacy staff to explain your benefits to you so you can calculate how much your medications will cost. We may be able to suggest lower-cost alternatives to help reduce your costs.
Note: There are limits on some prescription benefit plans. It is the student's responsibility to contact their prescription benefit provider to find out the benefit limit.