• Rear Admiral Thomas Shannon

    Rear Admiral Thomas Shannon to Welcome 252 Plebe Candidates into the Regiment and US Navy Reserve

  • Plebe Candidates will be accepted into the Regiment of Midshipmen

    Class of 2018 Acceptance Weekend Announced

  • RADM Helis presenting on of many awards to MAJ Burgos

    USMMA Holds Retirement Ceremony

    KINGS POINT, N.Y., July 16, 2104 – On Friday, July 11, 2014 the United States Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA) at Kings Point held a Change of Command Ceremony for Major Luis Burgos, Army Liaison, who retired from the United States Army after an outstanding 20-year career. Over the past four years, Major Burgos has been responsible for USMMA graduates accepting 51 Active-Duty Army and 6 Army Reserve Watercraft Warrant Officer Commissions.

  • Hats off to the Class of 2014

    225 Merchant Marine and Military Officers Graduate From USMMA

    Hats Off to the Class of 2014!

  • Dutch Harbor from top of Mt. Ballyhoo, Alaska

    The World is Your Campus

    Dutch Harbor, Alaska from the top of Mt. Ballyhoo. Photo by MIDN Joseph Terlisner, 3/C.

  • Awards Convocation 2013

    U.S. Merchant Marine Academy's "Margin of Excellence Needs List 2013"

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