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Maine Maritime Academy Student Life

Maine Maritime Academy is on a 35-acre campus in a small town setting in Castine, Maine. There are many activities and organizations for Maine Maritime Academy students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, , and more.

Maine Maritime Academy does not have fraternities or sororities.

Maine Maritime Academy has a thriving Alpha Phi Omega / National Service Fraternity. In fact, more students participate in Alpha Phi Omega / National Service Fraternity than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Maine Maritime Academy include Campus Activities Board, NROTC, Outdoor Adventure Club and Student Veterans Association.

Maine Maritime Academy students' favorite campus traditions are Founders Day Ball, Chili Cook-Off and Almost Midnight Breakfast.

Maine Maritime Academy Housing

Maine Maritime Academy offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through junior year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

The majority of Maine Maritime Academy students live on campus. In 2021, 78% of undergrads at Maine Maritime Academy lived in some kind of on-campus housing. There are 636 spots available in on-campus housing for all 928 undergraduates. First year students are not allowed to park a car on campus.

Maine Maritime Academy offers coed housing.

Maine Maritime Academy Athletics

At Maine Maritime Academy there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.

Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the university, funding, and competition level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.

Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.

Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.

Let's take a look at the athletic options available at Maine Maritime Academy:

Sport Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's Division Women's Division Men's Scholarships Women's Scholarships
Lacrosse NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Soccer NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Cross Country Running NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Basketball NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Sailing NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Swimming And Diving NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3

Safety at Maine Maritime Academy

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Maine Maritime Academy is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Maine Maritime Academy campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

Maine Maritime Academy offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Plan a Visit to Maine Maritime Academy

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Maine Maritime Academy, take Interstate 95 to Castine, ME. If you need to fly, book your flight to Bangor International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Maine you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Maine Maritime Academy's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

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Maine Maritime Academy Students

17%

Women

83%

Men

97%

Full Time

3%

Part Time

64%

In State

36%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

81%

9%

4%

2%

2%

1%

1%

1%

Undergraduate Students

928

Graduate Students

13

Non-Resident / International Students

5

Maine Maritime Academy Campus Services

Student Services
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Campus Security
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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

941

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

56%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$14,338

Out-of-State

$29,258

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Mar 1
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