Hiring SBU Students


  • Ranked in the top 1 percent of all higher education institutions in the world by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings
  • Ranked in the top 100 national universities and the top 40 public universities by U.S. News & World Report
  • Ranked one of the 35 best values in public colleges and universities by Kiplinger
  • One of only 10 universities nationwide recognized by the National Science Foundation for combining research with undergraduate education

TOTAL ENROLLMENT (as of Fall 2014): 24,607

  • Undergraduates – 16,480
  • Graduate Students – 8,127


Stony Brook University offers 68 majors and 80 minors.

For a complete listing of the programs offered at Stony Brook click here.

CAMPUS RESIDENCES (as of Fall 2014)

  • 9,445 students live on campus
  • Approximately 86% of freshmen live on campus


Stony Brook University is recognized for its diverse student population, and many employers turn to us for assistance with diversity recruiting initiatives. For detailed statistics, click here.


Did you know that many of our students are from the 5 boroughs and want to go back home to work?

Many other students are interested in working in the tri-state area but are open to relocating for the right opportunities. Regardless of your organization’s geographic location, you may find the talent you need right here at Stony Brook!

Employer Policy

To view our employer policy, click here