Affordable Excellence

 

With prestigious rankings and international recognition that place us among the Top 1%* of higher education institutions worldwide, Stony Brook is invested in undergraduate education.

 

 Stony Brook is one of the most affordable top-ranked universities in the U.S.

 Stony Brook has been named to Kiplinger's list of 30 Best Values in U.S. public colleges and universities.

 U.S. News & World Report has ranked Stony Brook among the top 100 universities and top 40 public universities in the U.S.

 

Nearly 90% of our recent graduates are either employed or continuing their education. Stony Brook’s affordable tuition means less future debt and real savings that can help you pay for your graduate studies or any number of life passages yet to come.

 

* Top 1% according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings.

 

Scholarship and Financial Aid

 

 

SUNY Korea Scholarship Committee will apply the following scholarship criteria and benefits as a minimum reference standard. External references such as leadership, extracurricular activities, honors/awards, essay, and etc. will also be taken into account.

 

The criteria may be revised and enhanced upon committee’s decision due to availability of funds and its competitiveness. Number of scholarship recipients may vary each semester upon availability of funds for each scholarship or financial aid secured from SUNY Korea.

 

See SUNY Korea Undergraduate Scholarship and Financial Aid Guide for details.

 

 

Presidential Scholarship

Eligibility

Incoming Freshmen

(Evaluated annually)

Benefits

- Full tuition and fees

- Room and Board

Requirements

- High achieving high school record or equivalent

- High achievement in standardized tests

Evidence of leadership, special talents or interests, and other personal qualities through extracurricular activities, volunteer work, and other non-academic pursuits

 

Merit Scholarship
Eligibility

Incoming Freshmen

(Evaluated annually)

Benefits Full Tuition
Requirements

- High achieving high school record or equivalent

Evidence of leadership, special talents or interests, and other personal qualities through extracurricular activities, volunteer work, and other non-academic pursuits

 

Shared Prosperity Scholarship
Eligibility International students with citizenship from developing countries (1~2 from each country)
Benefits

- Full/partial tuition

- Program fees*

- Room and Board*

Requirements

- High achieving high school record or equivalent

- High achievement in standardized tests

Evidence of leadership, special talents or interests, and other personal qualities through extracurricular activities, volunteer work, and other non-academic pursuits

* Require official recommendation from embassy or government

 

Academic Excellence Scholarship
Eligibility Continuing Students
Benefits - Full/half tuition
Requirements

- Outstanding Academic GPA among same year class

- 15 or more credits earned toward GPA

 (14 for first semester freshmen)

Evidence of leadership, special talents or interests, and other personal qualities through extracurricular activities, volunteer work, and other non-academic pursuits

Any information in the above table is subject to change without notice.

 

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Refugee Support

Eligibility

North Korean Refugees

Benefits

- Full tuition and fees

- Room and Board

Requirements

- Proof of Refugee Record

 

Low-Income Support
Eligibility

People in Low Income Status

Benefits

- $1000 to Full tuition/Semester

- Room and Board upon review

Requirements

- Proof of Low-Income Status

 

Please see SUNY Korea Undergraduate Scholarship and Financial Aid Guide for details.

 

 

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Graduate Assistantships (GA)

Eligibility

Enrolled full-time graduates

Benefits

- Full tuition

- Stipend of 1,000,000 KRW per month

Requirements

- Department recommendation

- Internal review

 

Teaching Assistantships (TA)
Eligibility

Enrolled full-time graduates

Benefits

- Stipend of 1,000,000 ~ 500,000 KRW per month

Requirements

- Fluent in English

- Very High GPA

- Other exceptional abilities

- Internal review

 

Research Assistantships (RA)
Eligibility Enrolled full-time graduates
Benefits

- It may vary based on their participating projects with grants

Requirements

- Review and decision from professors with their individual projects or from CEWIT Korea (Center of Excellence in Wireless and Information Technology)

 

IT Consilience Creative Program Scholarship
Eligibility

Ph.D. students only

Beneficiary limited to 10 students

Benefits
(Support is available up to three years of enrollment.)

- Full tuition

- Accommodation

- Research fee of 1,000,000 KRW per month

- Opportunities for overseas seminar and joint research

- Internship opportunities at global research institutions

- Research opportunity for global innovation lab

Requirements

- Ph.D. students at CS & TPI Only (including M.S. & Ph.D. integrated course)

- Shall be qualified for admission criteria for Ph.D. at CS & TPI

- Shall be evaluated according to internal policy

 

Any information in the above table is subject to change without notice.

 

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the Guide and the Application Forms

 

Undergraduate Scholarship Application Form

Undergraduate Financial Aid Application Form

   

SUNY Korea Undergraduate Scholarship and Financial Aid Guide