Summer Orientation

Summer Orientation

Congratulations and welcome to SUNY Maritime

Orientation helps new students and families learn how to succeed here. The day-long program is designed to give you an understanding of the information and resources that will help you as you work toward a degree.

Orientation Sessions

  • Monday, July 11

  • Tuesday, July 12

  • Wednesday, July 13

  • Thursday, July 14

  • Friday, July 15 (Transfer students only)

Sessions are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration forms must be returned by June 6, 2016. Please respond as soon as possible to receive your preferred session. 

Orientation begins at 9 a.m. and ends at 4:15 p.m.

Students will receive their registration confirmation by email.

Parent & Family Track

The optional parent and family track explains the college's expecations of their student. It includes lunch and sessions about campus life, academics, registration and finances. Parents and families will also have a chance to meet faculty and administrators. Because of space limitations, only one parent or family member may register for this track.

Payment Information

Orientation costs $175, which will automatically be charged to the student's account. The charge is non-refundable and covers meals, activities and giveaways, and resources and supplies.

Frequently Asked Questions

What should I bring?

  •  Umbrella and/or rain coat

  •  Light spending money

  •  Questions, ideas and lots of enthusiasm

What happens at orientation?​

  • Meet other students, faculty and academic advisors

  • Learn about campus life including student activities, athletics, college traditions, and student clubs and organizations

  • Get your SUNY Maritime ID card

  • Explore campus

  • Learn about the many resources designed to help you succeed

  • Get your questions answered 

For more information, contact Student Affairs at (718) 409-7496.