How to Apply

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How to Apply

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Ready to take the first step toward your future at Stony Brook University?

We’ve outlined our application process that will take you from start to finish in a few short steps.

Select your application type to get started, or jump right in and start your application.

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Find Your Application Type

Which best describes you?

Non Matriculated Students

 

When to Apply

 

FIRST YEAR DEADLINES

Applications will be accepted after these deadlines on a space-available basis.

Entry Term Priority Deadline Credentials Deadline Notification Schedule
Fall 2021 January 15  January 15  By April 1
Spring 2021 November 1 November 1 Beginning Mid-November

 

TRANSFER DEADLINES

Applications received after these dates will be reviewed on a space-available basis.

Entry Term Priority Deadline Credentials Deadline Notification Schedule
Fall 2021 March 1  March 1  Beginning Late March
Spring 2021 November 15 (Extended) November15 (Extended) Beginning Mid-November

 

INTERNATIONAL DEADLINES

Spring applicants are encouraged to apply by October 1 to allow sufficient time for I-20 processing.

Entry Term Priority Deadline Credentials Deadline Notification Schedule
Fall 2021 Freshmen January 15  January 15  By April 1
Fall 2021 Transfers March 1 March 1 Rolling
Spring 2021 November 15 (Extended) November 15 (Extended) Rolling

 

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1%

universities in the world

-QS World university Rankings (2018)

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15

america's best value colleges

-Forbes Magazine (2019)

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:1

student faculty ratio

-Stony Brook University

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40

public university

-US News and World Report (2019)

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