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Students at Stony Brook University, SUNY

About the Students

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 113 responses
  • Science Related Majors
    45%
  • Pre-medicine
    29%
  • Competitive
    9%
  • Academic and stable
    6%
  • No one talks to you
    4%
  • Lots of school pride and spirit
    3%
  • Outgoing
    2%
Female Undergrads
49%
Male Undergrads
51%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    77%
  • Out-of-State
    8%
  • International
    14%
  • Unknown
    0%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    4%
  • 18-19
    38%
  • 20-21
    40%
  • 22-24
    14%
  • Over 25
    5%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    40%
  • $30k-$48k
    17%
  • $49k-$75k
    12%
  • $76k-$110k
    11%
  • $110k+
    20%

Ethnic Diversity

Poll
74%
of students say the student body is very diverse in ethnic heritage.151 responses
Poll
74%
of students say the student body is very diverse in national origin (international students).151 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    7%
  • Asian
    23%
  • Hispanic
    12%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    14%
  • Multiracial
    3%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    8%
  • White
    34%

Politics On Campus

Poll
What political party do you associate yourself with?
Based on 85 responses
  • Republican
    7%
  • Democratic
    42%
  • Independent
    24%
  • Other party not mentioned
    5%
  • I don't care about politics
    22%
Poll
How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?
Based on 151 responses
  • Progressive/very liberal
    11%
  • Liberal
    34%
  • Moderate
    23%
  • Conservative
    1%
  • Very conservative
    1%
  • Not sure
    30%
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