About SUNY Maritime College


College's 565-foot Training Ship Empire State VI

SUNY Maritime College educates dynamic leaders for the global maritime industry. 

Combining classroom and lab learning with summer sea terms aboard the college training ship and industry internships, SUNY Maritime College prepares its 1,800 students to be leaders in the shipping, transportation and power generation industries, as well as in government, military and business. The 55-acre campus is on a peninsula between the Long Island Sound and East River, 30 minutes from midtown Manhattan. 

Students can participate in 17 varsity athletic teams and more than 30 clubs and organizations, ROTC options and U.S. Coast Guard license programs. Students may choose to participate in the regiment of cadets, a disciplined lifestyle program focused on building leadership and teamwork skills.