Overall, Stony Brook University is a highly selective school. They receive approximately 38,000 applications every year . The acceptance rate tends to be 42 percent which is equal about 15,900 students who passed the admission process of the school. However, when the semester begins, only about 3,340 or 21% of the candidates would have decided on Stony Brook University as their school of choice. The institution’s application data shows that 47 percent of the applicants who applied are men compared to 52 percent who are women. When the year starts, about 49 percent of those accepted females chose Stony Brook University and 50 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 26 - 31 for ACT or 1,230 - 1,420 for SAT. This school also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits, and Dual credit. Stony Brook University’s undergraduate application fee is $50. To apply at Stony Brook University, you are required to send these required documents: ACT/SAT scores, Completion of college-preparatory program, Recommendations, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record. The institution highly suggests that applicants have Secondary school rank.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2018 Admissions Cycle
Applications
37,828
Male 18,046
Female 19,782

 

Acceptance
15,887
Male 7,398
Female 8,308

 

Enrollment Total
3,336
Male 1,701
Female 1,661


Acceptance Rate
42%
Male
41%
Female
42%

 

Yield
21%
Male
23%
Female
20%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$50


Graduate

$100



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Dual credit

    Admission considerations

    Required

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


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    Secondary school rank

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