Experience Stony Brook (Orientation Part II)

Mark Your Calendars!

  • Move in: NEW international students may check into their assigned residence hall on Sunday, August 16, 2015 in preparation for orientation. 
  • Orientation Part I: August 17-20, 2015 (all days required)
  • Experience Stony Brook: August 21-23, 2015 (all days required)
  • Classes begin: Monday, August 24, 2015
What happens at Experience Stony Brook?
At Experience Stony Brook, you will meet with other new students and will receive important information about your rights and responsibilities as a Stony Brook student, including policy information on issues such as drugs and alcohol, sexual assault, hazing, and the University code of conduct. You will also receive lunch and your student ID card, if you have not already received it, and have the opportunity to visit an information fair consisting of various university departments. You will attend a series of programs and activities designed to acclimate you to Stony Brook and introduce you to faculty, staff, and fellow students.

What should I bring to Experience Stony Brook?
For Experience Stony Brook, students are required to bring their student ID to all events, as student attendance will be taken via their ID cards. Student IDs will be picked up when students check-in to the residence halls or on the first day of Experience Stony Brook for commuter students.

Can I bring a guest to Experience Stony Brook?
Guests are welcome to assist residential students with move-in, however, they are not able to attend Experience Stony Brook events.

Who can I contact if I have questions or need accommodations?
Students who have questions about orientation or require an accommodation (including dietary needs) should contact the office of Student Orientation and Family Programs at 631-632-6710.