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Q. What is the main USP of Stony Brook University?

  The USP of Stony Brook University is one of the most vibrant public universities in the United States. They are an internationally acclaimed research institution and a centre of academic achievement that provides a world-class education to all students.

Q. What is the ranking of Stony Brook University?

  • Stony Brook University was ranked 93rd overall among national institutions and 38th among public universities by U.S. News & World Report in 2022.
  • Stony Brook University was ranked No. 39 in the US by the QS US University Rankings in the same year.
  • The Wall Street Journal named Stony Brook University as the second-best public university in the Northeastern United States in 2020, tied with two other schools.
  • In the prestigious Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education U.S. College Rankings for 2020, Stony Brook was ranked No. 25 among public universities, up five places from previous year. Stony Brook University is New York State's highest-ranked state institution, placing No. 105 among all U.S. universities, up 30 places from the previous ranking. 

Q. What is Stony Brook University famous for?

Stony Brook University is famous for its research and teaching. It is one of the top public universities.

Q. Is New York a large city?

With a total size of 12,093 km2, New York is the world's largest city (4,669 mi2). The estimated population of New York is 20,870,000, making it the most populous city in the United States. Eight of the top 10 worldwide cities by area are located in the United States. New York must be one of the most well-known cities in the planet. This dynamic metropolis, known as the 'Big Apple,' is known for its luxury boutiques, spectacular Broadway musicals, and high-flying corporate tycoons, and it has long fascinated visitors from all over the world.

Q. What’s the weather like around Stony Brook University?

Summers at Stony Brook are hot and humid; winters are bitterly cold, snowy, and windy; and the weather is partially cloudy all year. The temperature normally ranges from 25°F to 82°F throughout the year, with temperatures rarely falling below 12°F or rising over 89°F.

Q. How many students study in Stony Brook University?

The total students in Stony Brook University are 25,989.

Q. Who are the top alumni of Stony Brook University?

The notable alumni of Stony Brook University include-

  • Adrien Brody
  • Steve Cuozzo
  • Dabuz
  • Buck Dharma
  • Diane Farr
  • Keiko Fujimori
  • Steven K. Galson
  • David Gelernter
  • Richard Gelfond
  • John L. Hennessy
  • Scott Higham
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