Information for prospective students

Welcome to Stony Brook University! If you are interested in learning more about Stony Brook University’s School of Journalism, you are in the right place.

Explore our website to learn about the incredible opportunities Stony Brook has to offer. Plus, make sure you check out the School of Journalism’s J Drive, which features the best of our students’ work.

Visiting Stony Brook

Stony Brook University Admissions offers student-guided campus tours and information sessions during the academic year. We encourage all prospective students to sign up for these tours. You can sign up for the campus tours here.

Following your campus tour, you are more than welcome to visit the J-School’s Newsroom and sit in on a journalism class.

To schedule a time to see the Newsroom and/or sit in on a journalism class, email or call our Outreach & Recruitment Coordinator, Erika Karp, at or 631-632-7637.

Connect on Social Media

Get updates about events, happenings and new opportunities by liking us on Facebook and following us on Twitter.

Upcoming events

Tour Stony Brook’s School of Journalism and meet with faculty, students and staff at a special prospective student event. Plus, hear from Ted Koppel, the legendary anchor of ABC News’ Nightline!

Date: Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Time: 6 pm

Register here and a staff member will be in touch with additional information and to confirm your registration.