How to Apply

How to Apply

Applying as an international student is easy, though the process is a bit different depending on whether you're applying as a freshman or as a transfer student. If you have questions along the way, please contact us.



Apply as an International Freshman:

 You should apply as a freshman if you have never attended college before. Here's what to do. 

  • Submit the application. Apply online using the SUNY Application or Common Application.

  • All academic credentials must have an official seal, stamp or signature of a school or government official, and be submitted in the original language (if not in English, it must be accompanied by an exactly worded and certified translation). Upon receipt of your documents we may require further evaluation. All foreign academic transcripts must be evaluated by WES or a NACES approved evaluation service, and translated into English.

  • Two letters of recommendation.

  • 250 word essay or personal statement.

  • Submit your English Proficiency test scores via an official score report for the TOEFL or SAT or ACT or IELTS.



Please send transcripts and other application materials:

 

SUNY Maritime College

Office of Admissions

6 Pennyfield Avenue

Throggs Neck, NY 10465





Apply as an International Transfer:

  • Application are reviewed on a rolling basis. For priority consideration for fall semesters, please submit your application by April 1st and for spring semesters please submit your application by November 15th of the previous year.

  • Submit the application using the SUNY Application.

  • Arrange for your official college transcripts to be sent to us. All transfer applicants must submit officialtranscripts of all work taken at any college or university, whether or not they expect to receive transfer credit. If you have attend a college or university overseas you must have the transcripts evaluated by WES or a NACES approved evaluation service, and translated into English.

  • Submit your test scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), International English Language Testing System (IELTS) as required. Students attending a college or university overseas must submit TOEFL or IELTS scores.



Please send transcripts and other application materials: 

SUNY Maritime College

Office of Admissions

6 Pennyfield Avenue

Throggs Neck, NY 10465





Apply as an International Graduate:

  • Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. Arrange for your official school transcripts to be sent to us.  All foreign academic transcripts must be evaluated by WES or a NACES approved evaluation service, and translated into English.  For priority consideration, please submit your application by June 15th.

  • Submit the application online using the Graduate Application.

  • Arrange for your official school transcripts to be sent to us.  All foreign academic transcripts must be evaluated by WES or a NACES approved evaluation service, and translated into English.

  • Submit a short essay discussing your career plans and reasons for pursuing a graduate degree at SUNY Maritime College.

  • Submit your test scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), or International English Language Testing System (IELTS).

The International Transportation Management program also requires:

  • Submit two letters of recommendation.

  • Submit a one page resume.

 

Please send transcripts and other application materials: 

SUNY Maritime College

Office of Admissions

6 Pennyfield Avenue

Throggs Neck, NY 10465

 

For information on applying as an international student contact Iana Neil, Admissions Counselor, at ineil@sunymaritime.edu or 718-409-7223.