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USMMA Kings Point Student Life

USMMA Kings Point is on a 82-acre campus in a suburban setting in Kings Point, New York, not far from New York City. There are many activities and organizations for USMMA Kings Point students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.

USMMA Kings Point does not have fraternities or sororities.

USMMA Kings Point has a thriving Regimental Band. In fact, more students participate in Regimental Band than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at USMMA Kings Point include CFC, Neuman Club, Honor Guard.

The USMMA Kings Point community comes together each year for Homecoming, Parent's/Acceptance Weekend and Graduation/Commencement.

USMMA Kings Point Housing

USMMA Kings Point offers on-campus housing. Students are required to live on campus through senior year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

Most USMMA Kings Point students live off campus. In 2021, 100% of undergrads at USMMA Kings Point lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 0% of students lived off-campus or commuted to USMMA Kings Point. On the weekends, about 100% students stay on-campus. First year students are not allowed to park a car on campus.

USMMA Kings Point offers coed housing.

USMMA Kings Point Athletics

At USMMA Kings Point 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 USMMA Kings Point:

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
Swimming And Diving NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Track And Field NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Cross Country Running NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Crew Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Sailing Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Basketball NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3

Safety at USMMA Kings Point

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.

United States Merchant Marine Academy Kings Point is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The USMMA Kings Point campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.

Plan a Visit to USMMA Kings Point

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit USMMA Kings Point, take Long Island Expressway to Kings Point, NY. If you need to fly, book your flight to LaGuardia airport.

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USMMA Kings Point Students

17%

Women

83%

Men

100%

Full Time

Unknown

Part Time

7%

In State

93%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

75%

10%

8%

3%

3%

1%

1%

0.21%

Undergraduate Students

954

Graduate Students

21

Non-Resident / International Students

9

USMMA Kings Point Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

975

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

22%

Tuition and Fees

In State

Unknown

Out-of-State

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Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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