Address: Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States
The Stony Brook Universityis public research university as sea-grant and space-grant. It is located in Stony Brook, New York in the United States. This university is part of SUNYsystem. This university was established in 1957 in Oyster Bay with the former name called as State University College on Long Island. In 1962, it was moved to Stony Brook. After its movement in Stony Brook, this institution has been extended with over 200 buildings above over 11 million square feet or around 1,454 acres of combined area. SUNY Stony Brook was joining four private universities in 2001. They are Cornell, Columbia, NYU, and Rochester. Besides, it alsojoined SUNY Buffalo as one public university in the state. This university is also a part of the Research Association. However, Stony Brook Universitygives economic impact in its region more than $4.6 billion or about 4% of economic activity of its region.