Stony Brook University

Public University

New York, United States

Founded in 1957 in Oyster Bay, the State University of New York at Stony Brook is popularly known as Stony Brook University (SBU). Founded as a State University college on Long Island, it was moved to Stony Brook, New York in 1962, and is a public space-grant and sea-grant research university, which Read more


Highlights of Stony Brook University

  • The admit rate of this university is 42%.
  • The annual research expenditure of the university is over $230 million.
  • Niche ranked the university 50 among the most diverse colleges of America.
  • The student-faculty ratio of this university is 18:1.
  • Patricia S. Cowings, the first woman trained to be an astronaut in U.S.A is Stony Brook's alumnus.
  • A total of 25,989 students enroll annually in this university.
  • Famous Alumni
    Jon Oringer

    Founder and CEO

    David Gelernter


    Diane Farr

    American actress

    James S. Olson


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STEM (Science English Engineering and Mathematics) - 37months OPT (Optional Practical Training) ; Non-STEM - 1yr

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