The Countdown is On!
Orientation for Class of 2017 Starts In:
Welcome to the Massachusetts Maritime Academy Class of 2017!
1. Accept your offer of admissions
2. Welcome Aboard
3. Request final transcripts
Incoming transfer student - Be sure to send your final official college transcript. Offers of acceptance to Massachusetts Maritime Academy are contingent upon successfully meeting the transfer standards. If final transcripts do not meet these standards, we reserve the right to rescind your acceptance. Please note that only a grade of “C” or better is considered for transfer and
4. Schedule placement testing
5. Uniform Fitting
Uniform measurements will take place in conjunction with the Accuplacer placement testing. If you will not be on campus for the placement exam, it is imperative that you review the Follett Bookstore Packet and follow the payment deadlines. View the packet here.
6. Financial Aid
Financial aid must be applied for each year by May 1st (for priority consideration) by completing both of the following:
FAFSA - The FAFSA may be completed as early as January 1st or when Federal Income Tax Returns have been filed. This may be done online at www.fafsa.ed.gov. List MMA’s school code, 002181, to ensure the results will be shared with the Academy, along with other schools the student will be applying to.
MMA Financial Aid Application - This application provides the Financial Aid Office anticipated enrollment information to assist in determining a student’s cost of attendance. Beginning in early February, a Financial Aid Application is mailed to all incoming students after acceptance has been extended.
For assistance, contact the MMA financial aid office directly at 508.830.5087 or read more here.
7. Enroll in e-Billing
Massachusetts Maritime Academy has gone paperless with 100% e-billing. This will provide fast and efficient delivery of your tuition bill, do-it-yourself account management online and an easy way to help the environment! We will not be mailing paper statements. Fall term bills will become available during the first week of July and will be due August 3. Follow this link for enrollment instructions and information.
8. Health Services
Please download and print the MMA Health Forms 2013 packet. For the packet and instructions follow this link. Read the instruction page and complete the sections as directed. If you are coming to Welcome Aboard you will bring your packet with you. Be sure you have the immunizations form filled out and signed by your primary care office. You will be able to have your physical examination, vision and hearing tests completed at Welcome Aboard. Please bring your insurance card with you.
If you are not attending Welcome Aboard please have a physical examination by your doctor. Return the entire completed packet no later than June 1 by mail, fax or email.
Massachusetts Maritime Academy
Please contact Rosemary Morrissey at 508.830.5048 or via email at email@example.com with any questions.
9. Laptop Requirements
All students are required to have a laptop computer. Computers may be purchased throught he Academy Bookstore or through other retail outlets. Click here to read about specific computer requirements.
All incoming students are required to attend orientation. Detailed information regarding this event will be handed out at the April 27th Welcome Aboard program and posted on this page as it becomes available. The welcome packet for all incoming students outlining youngie knowledge, physical fitness minimum requirements, list of items to bring to orientation, a letter from the Regimental Commander, plus much more will be posted by mid-June.
We look forward to having you on campus and becoming part of MMA. Please make sure to bookmark this page as more information will be posted as it becomes available.
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