For over 100 years, Massachusetts Maritime Academy has been preparing women and men for exciting and rewarding careers on land and sea. As the nation's finest co-ed maritime college, MMA challenges students to succeed by balancing a unique regimented lifestyle with a typical four-year college environment. As a member of the cadet corps you will live, study, sail, work and play in an atmosphere that encourages you to be your best.
Freshman Recognition/Family Day Schedule
Sunday, October 07, 2018
|0800-0900||Welcome & Check-In||Schedules and maps handed out||Bresnahan Building|
|0800-1200||Tours of the Ship Simulator||Cadet guided simulations||ABS Information Commons|
|0900-1000||Sea Term 2019 Brief (for parents of 4/C majoring in MTRA, MENG & FENV)||Captain Campbell & Commander Kelleher||Admiral's Hall|
|0900-1000||MMA Parent's Association (for parents of 4/C majoring in EM, ESEN, IMB, MSSEP)||Welcome & meeting||BayState Conference Room|
|1030-1130||Winter Experience (for parents of 4/C majoring in EM, ESEN, IMB, MSSEP)||Captain Korn & Department Heads||Admiral's Hall|
|1030-1130||MMA Parent's Association (for parents of 4/C majoring in MTRA, MENG & FENV)||Welcome & meeting||BayState Conference Room|
|1000-1230||Cookout||Chartwells Dining Services||Pande Hall|
|1300||Recognition Ceremony||Cadet Cadre and Cadet Candidates||Clean Harbors Stadium|
|Liberty Expires||All 4/C need to be back||Dorms|
Sea Term 2019
Captain Mike Campbell and Commander Kelleher will explain the Sea Term itinerary and training rotation for those MTRA, MENG and FENV cadets embarked onboard the T.S. Kennedy. Their presentation concludes with a question and answer opportunity to get all your concerns addressed.
Winter Experience Briefing
Captain Korn, along with the department heads, will explain the Cohort program for all non-licensed major cadets.
MMA Parent’s Association
The MMAPA President will explain the function and fun associated with being the parent of a Massachusetts Maritime Academy cadet and how to get involved.
A cookout will be held for all cadets & guests during Family Day. ($5 fee for guests, no charge for cadets).
4/C Recognition Ceremony
This is the highlight of the day for the Class of 2022. The Cadet Candidates at this point will have completed all necessary assignments to be recognized as Fourth Class (4/C) Cadets.