Stony Brook Graduate Student Organization

Dr. Sanjay Gupta on April 21st at LDS Center




Dr. Sanjay Gupta, a neurosurgeon, a CNN correspondent, author and a former White House fellow, will speak at the LDS Center (H-Quad) about Medicine and the Media tonight, April 21st. Doors open at 7PM.  Tickets are available at the SAC Ticket Office.

GSO Art Contest


The Stony Brook University GSO, HeForShe Chapter, and Graduate Women in Science and Engineering (GWiSE) are pleased to announce the second annual Art Contest with the theme of Gender Equality. The contest is open to all Stony Brook students currently enrolled in a certificate, undergraduate, master’s or doctoral program and Stony Brook affiliated postdocs. Find the link here:


GSO Elections


The deadline for nominations for the GSO Executive Committee is coming up! You don't have to be a GSO senator to run - you just need to come to at least 2 Senate Meetings (the next 2 are March 7th and April 4th at 5:30 PM) and have a GPA above 3.0! We need candidates to run in order for democracy to function! 
The annual compensation for the positions are $5,500 for President and Treasurer and $4,500 for Vice President and Secretary.
Nomination forms are available on the GSO website at and are due in the GSO Office, SAC 227, no later than5:00 pm on Friday, March 31
Please vote on SOLAR  April 24th - April 28th.



Sprintax (Tax Filing Code)


You can file your taxes online as an international student with a code from the GSO. All you need to do is:
(1) Register and follow the simple instructions here:

(2) Complete the online questionnaire

Enter the code SSB2016B for Federal tax filing and the code SSB20165 for State tax filing in the box on the ‘Review your order’ page.

Sprintax will prepare your tax return and check if you are due a refund.
After you enter all your information, you will pay $2 for Federal and $20.95 for State.


Tax Clinic (Spring 2017)

Tax Season has begun! If you have tax questions, stop by the tax clinic. Check the calendar for dates and times.