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Press Releases

USMMA Holds Change of Command Ceremony

KINGS POINT, N.Y., November 28, 2022 – Just before Thanksgiving, the United States Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA) held a Change of Command Ceremony in Delano Hall.

U.S. Maritime Administrator Visits USMMA

KINGS POINT, N.Y., September 21, 2022 - On Monday, Rear Admiral Ann Phillips, USN (Ret.) held her first all hands meeting at the United States Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA) since being sworn in as Administrator of the Maritime Administration.

USMMA Celebrates Parents, Families, and Alumni

KINGS POINT, N.Y., September 19, 2022 – The past few weeks were very exciting at the United States Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA.) The Academy hosted major events that welcomed generations of Kings Pointers and their families to the Academy.

Applications for the Class of 2027 Open May 1

Learn more about the requirements and expectations of Midshipmen.