Overall, Stony Brook University is a highly selective school. They receive approximately 37,000 applications every year . The acceptance rate tends to be 49 percent which is equal about 18,200 students who passed the admission process of the school. However, when the semester begins, only about 3,350 or 18% of the candidates would have decided on Stony Brook University as their school of choice. The institution’s application data shows that 46 percent of the applicants who applied are men compared to 53 percent who are women. When the year starts, about 48 percent of those accepted females chose Stony Brook University and 51 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 - 32 for ACT or 1,230 - 1,440 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: ACT/SAT scores, Completion of college-preparatory program, Recommendations, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record. The institution highly suggests that applicants have a 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 2020 Admissions Cycle
Applications
37,083
Male 17,200
Female 19,883

 

Acceptance
18,170
Male 8,613
Female 9,557

 

Enrollment Total
3,346
Male 1,722
Female 1,624


Acceptance Rate
49%
Male
50.1%
Female
48.1%

 

Yield
18.4%
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

    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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