The Class of 2017 Commencement will be held on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 11:00 am at the Alexander Field House. The links below should provide helpful resources and answers to most questions about the event. If you need additional information, please contact Cindra Leeman.

As the graduating classes at MMA have grown in recent years, it has been increasingly challenging to assure that the families of graduates are able to have priority seating at Commencement. Information regarding tickets for students and families will be provided soon to graduating students. Only people holding tickets will be admitted into the Field House.

​Graduating students can claim their Commencement E-Tickets at

Overflow seating will be provided in the Margaret Chase Smith Gymnasium, which is connected to the Field House complex. Overflow seating will not require tickets, and attendees can watch the webstream on large screens in real time.

Commencement information is available on Maine Maritime Academy Mobile app – get the App now and tap the May 6 Commencement icon:

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Can’t make it? Watch our live streaming of 2017 Commencement here.

December Graduates Reception

A December Graduates Reception will be held in mid-December of 2017 at the Harold Alfond Student Center. Graduates and their families will receive a letter from the Dean’s Office by mid-November. For more information, please contact Cindra Leeman.