Fleet Week returns to Maritime College
For the second time in two years, SUNY Maritime College will host a US Navy vessel during the annual NYC Fleet Week. A ship will be on campus and open to visitors May 23 - 27.
SUNY Maritime will host the USNS Burlington, an expeditionary fast transport vessel operated by Military Sealift Command.
Thursday & Friday, May 23 - 24
The ship will only be open to school groups and community based organizations from 8:00am to 2:30pm.
To schedule a visit, you must register in advance. Click here to register.
While on campus and in addition to touring the Navy ship, students are also invited to:
Take a campus tour (optional) with staff from the Office of Admissions
Explore STEM at hands-on science stations (optional) on the East River
Saturday - Monday, May 25-27
The ship is open to group tours for the community on Saturday, Sunday and Monday of Memorial Day Weekend. Anyone may register as part of a large group to tour the ship.
In addition to touring an active Navy vessel, guests are welcome to:
Explore the beautiful Throggs Neck peninsula
Visit the Maritime Industry Museum in historic Fort Schuyler
Fishing permits are available to go fishing on campus. More information is here.