SUNY Stony Brook is on a 1,450-acre campus in a suburban setting in Stony Brook, New York, not far from New York City. SUNY Stony Brook has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.
SUNY Stony Brook also has fraternities and sororities.
SUNY Stony Brook has a thriving Community Service Organization. In fact, more students participate in Community Service Organization than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at SUNY Stony Brook include Residence Hall Association, Commuter Student Association, Asian Students Alliance and Chinese Association at Stony Brook.
SUNY Stony Brook students' favorite campus events are Roth Pond Regatta, Opening of School/First Night Out and Diversity Day/Strawberry Festival.
SUNY Stony Brook offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.
Most SUNY Stony Brook students live off campus. In 2021, 22% of undergrads at SUNY Stony Brook lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 78% of students lived off-campus or commuted to SUNY Stony Brook. There are 10,474 spots available in on-campus housing for all 18,010 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 3,932 students chose to live on-campus. First year students are not allowed to park a car on campus.
SUNY Stony Brook offers coed housing and .
College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.
Stony Brook University, State University of New York is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The SUNY Stony Brook campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
SUNY Stony Brook offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to SUNY Stony Brook, take Long Island Expressway to Stony Brook, NY. If you need to fly, book your flight to Long Island MacArthur airport.
Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore SUNY Stony Brook's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour
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