SBU Go Short URLs

**Temporarily this service is not accepting new requests**

Request a unique short URL to a Stony Brook web page with the format

Audience: Faculty, Researchers, Staff and Teaching Assistants


Stony Brook Branded Short URL

Easy To Remember and Type

Short URLs use this format:

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Get Metrics of Clicks


What requested names can I use?

Requested names (e.g., must

  • be less than 25 characters
  • be lowercase letters or numbers only
  • not have punctuation nor special characters
What web addresses can the short URL redirect to?

SBU Go Short URLs can only redirect to valid Stony Brook web addresses (e.g.,, Redirect URLs must be 2000 characters or less

How do I get statistics of clicks from my URL?

Add a plus sign in front of your URL to get to the Metrics and Statistics page:

Example, to get the statistics of this URL,,  add the plus sign like this: 

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