Overall, Stony Brook University is a highly selective school. They receive approximately 39,000 applications every year . The acceptance rate tends to be 48 percent which is equal about 18,600 students who passed the admission process of the school. However, when the semester begins, only about 3,400 or 18% of the candidates would have decided on Stony Brook University as their school of choice. The institution’s application data shows that 44 percent of the applicants who applied are men compared to 55 percent who are women. When the year starts, about 54 percent of those accepted females chose Stony Brook University and 45 percent were males. Students are asked to submit their ACT or SAT scores to Stony Brook University when applying. Most often, accepted applicants have test scores in the range of 28 - 34 for ACT or 1,310 - 1,480 for SAT. This school also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits and Dual enrollment. Stony Brook University’s undergraduate application fee is $50. To apply at Stony Brook University, you are required to send these required documents: Completion of college-preparatory program, Recommendations, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record.

Your Admission Profile - Admissions Chances

Save your college matches and see how you compare to students at each college by creating a free account.   Register here. It's Free.

Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2021 Admissions Cycle
Applications
38,826
Male 17,177
Female 21,649

 

Acceptance
18,636
Male 7,763
Female 10,872

 

Enrollment Total
3,400
Male 1,552
Female 1,848


Acceptance Rate
48%
Male
45.2%
Female
50.2%

 

Yield
18.2%
Male
20%
Female
17%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$50


Graduate

$100



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Dual enrollment

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Recommendations
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school record
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)



    College Raptor Loading Screen College Raptor Loading Screen