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.
Regimental Manual - APPENDIX C
Reviewed 22 February 2018
In accordance with Law of the Commonwealth and the policy of the Academy, the hazing of any student is prohibited. No person or organization shall create a situation that recklessly or intentionally endangers the mental or physical health of a cadet. Such conduct shall include whipping, beating, branding, forced calisthenics, exposure to the weather, forced consumption of any food, liquor, beverage, drug or other substance, or any other brutal treatment of forced physical activity that is likely to adversely affect the physical health or safety of any cadet or other person, or which subjects the cadet to extreme mental stress, including extended isolation. Any cadet who violates this policy shall be subject to disciplinary action that may include dismissal.