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NCAA Division I-AA
Colonial Athletic Association
Stony Brook University, SUNY Rankings
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Evening Degree Programs
- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.182 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.169 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.169 responses
Most Popular Majors
Health Service Preparatory Studies503 Graduates
Business Administration and Management311 Graduates
Computational and Applied Mathematics215 Graduates
Political Science and Government126 Graduates
Computer and Information Studies117 Graduates
Undergrads Over 25
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Freshmen Live On-Campus
- of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.179 responses
- of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life.210 responses
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Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
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- of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.110 responses
Stony Brook University, SUNY Reviews
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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 things, good food is not the highest priority in the eyes of a college, and that is understandable. However, The food options have become non-diverse and unhealthy since the most recent food company, SODEXO, has taken over. Stony Brook has since put in efforts to replace the company in order to fix these problems.
I've had a great experience so far here at Stony Brook. All of the professors I've had have been super experienced in their fields, and the academics as a whole have been a lot better than expected. It is a pretty big commuter school but there are things going on most weekends. Whether it is going to The Bench or Schafers, or a frat or athlete party, there will always be SBU students having fun, you just have to find it. The athletics teams are all actually pretty good. Basketball gets the most turn-out but any sport you go to will definitely be worth it, and the athletes need more support! All in all a great school with a beautiful campus!
Even though this is my first year as a transfer student, Stony Brook University has a lot to offer for a college student. My professors are nice and are willing to help with my learning disability. When I first started college, I was unsure of myself and thought that I wouldn't do well since it's a different environment from high school. I was definitely wrong. It's places like Stony Brook University that show you can do anything you want and follow your dreams! I am happy to be a Stony Brook University Seawolf and definitely recommend this school to many others!