Rank: 54

Stony Brook University

Stony Brook, NYwww.stonybrook.edu
Median SAT/ACT
1250/28
Enrollment
19,008
Stony Brook University is part of the sprawling State University of New York (SUNY, pronounced soo-nee) system. Its campus, founded in 1957, is situated on more than 1,000 acres on the North Shore of Long Island. It also has a satellite campus in Manhattan, about 50 miles to the west. Stony Brook's total enrollment is close to 25,000 students, of...
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costs
Est. Full Price 2017-2018
$26,000
% of students who get any grants
57%
Est. price for students who receive aid
$14,600
Average price for low-income students
$8,700
Financial Aid from the College
% of students with need who get grants
83%
% of need met
66%
% of students who get merit* grants
9%
Average merit grant
$4,400
student success
Graduation rate
68%
Average time to a degree
4.4 years
Average student debt
$16,000
Average salary within 5 years
$50,600
% of low-income students who become upper middle class
51%
admissions
Acceptance rate
41%
Median SAT/ACT Score
1250/28
SAT/ACT required?
Yes
key deadlines
Early decision application
N/A
Regular application
15-Jan

* Share of full-time undergraduates who had no financial need and were awarded grants.

Sources: U.S. Department of Education, Peterson's, PayScale.com, MONEY/College Measures calculations, Equality of Oppourtunity Project.

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It's a great school, especially if you live close by. Fellow students will help you out where faculty lack. Classes feel packed like the parking lots, depending on the time of your classes. Expect to put in a lot of work and studying....
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Stony Brook has a lot to offer its students and the professors really care about your success. I feel like I will be prepared for whatever field I enter because of what I've been taught and relationships I've made with peers and educators....
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Stony Brook does a good job at getting the students involved in campus life, with multiple activities and events every week. They also excel in academics; it is a great research school! Stony Brook is currently working on making its weakest department better, the food. In the grand scheme of...
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* Share of full-time undergraduates who had no financial need and were awarded grants.

Sources: U.S. Department of Education, Peterson's, PayScale.com, MONEY/College Measures calculations, Equality of Oppourtunity Project.

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