Plan Your Visit

We can’t wait to show you around! You are invited to visit MMA in any of the following ways:

Take a Tour

  • What: Tour MMA’s campus and training ship, the T/S State of Maine.
  • When: Monday – Friday at 9 a.m. or 1 p.m. (by appointment) during the academic year.
  • How: Schedule your campus tour in advance, space is limited. No drop ins, please.

Spend a night on campus

  • What: Spend a complimentary night in the residence hall with an MMA student host, attend classes in your area of interest, and have meals in the Mess Deck (dining hall).
  • When: Sunday, Tuesday, or Thursday evenings, during the academic year.
  • How: Please contact the Admissions Office in advance to schedule an overnight visit, space is limited.

Samantha PeaseAttend an Open House

  • What: Faculty and staff provide presentations about MMA’s academic programs, student life, at-sea and cooperative education opportunities, athletics, careers, and more. You will also tour the waterfront, laboratories, simulators, vessels, and waterfront facilities.
  • When: View the Open House dates and schedule
  • How: Event registration is required. Come see us! Space is limited.

Discovery Voyage

  • What: Demonstrating how classroom instruction relates to “the real world” is the focus of this on-campus program. Maine high school students apply their math and science knowledge in a number of ways: aboard our oceanographic research vessels, in our engineering operations labs, bridge simulator, and/or during an international business role play. See our college “in action”. Free lunch included.
  • When: Througout the Fall and Spring semesters
  • How: Contact Hugh Porter, Associate Director of Admissions.

Can’t visit during the school year?

  • Take a Virtual Tour or view the Waterfront Webcam
  • Meet Us at a “Port” Near You
    • Check our calendar for College Fairs, Service Academy Nights, and Special Area Visits.
  • Summer Tours
    • What: Tour MMA’s campus and waterfront facilities, but please note MMA students, faculty, the T/S State of Maine, and other MMA vessels will be absent.
    • When: Monday – Friday (except holidays) at 10 a.m. (by appointment).
    • How: Schedule your campus tour in advance, space is limited. No drop ins, please.

Be sure to visit the Castine Area section of our website for additional resources for planning your visit. We look forward to welcoming you!