Charting A New Course

In the midst of a six-year strategic plan, Maritime College, with generous support from alumni, parent, friend and corporate donors, has achieved some remarkable milestones including:

  • Completion of baseball field and enhanced safety features

  • Successful completion of the longest Summer Sea Term in College history

  • Increased internship support and opportunities

  • Accreditation of the new International Transportation and Trade undergraduate degree

  • Re-establishing the SUNY Maritime Foundation as a fully operational 501(c)3

As we look to the future of the College, we ask for your annual support to prepare for and propel our students into a dynamic, progressive industry. Your gift, of any amount, is a vote of confidence in the education that only SUNY Maritime College can provide. With your help, we can move toward:

  • Outfitting the brand new training vessel currently in production

  • Increased enrollment through attractive financial aid packages (competing with Maine, Mass and Cal)

  • Scholarship funds to assist high-caliber students with tuition and emergency financial strain

  • Proficiency in digitalization and de-carbonization trends

  • Increased tutoring and social services to uplift promising students coming from ineffectual high schools

Make your gift today! Simply click the DONATE NOW button above and choose your preferred area of support.

For questions regarding your annual support, please contact Lexy Rivera, Director of Annual Giving, at or 718-409-4001.

Thank you for your support! 


Celebrating the Admiral's Council

Leadership donors of $1,000, $5,000, $10,000 and higher make a crucial difference in the ability of Rear Admiral Alfultis to strengthen and advance the College. Contributors at these levels move the needle dramatically, and the Council celebrates and highlights their partnerships with the school.

Admiral's council leadership gift societies

$1,000 - 2,499 : Maritime Society

$2,500 - 4,999 : 1874 Society

$5,000 - 9,999 : Leadership Society

$10,000 - 24,999 : President's Circle Society

$ 25,000 - 49,999 : Empire State Society

$50,000 - 99,999 : Sallyport Society

$100,000 + : Heritage Society

Council members are publicly recognized and thanked in the College Annual Report, and are invited to special events including ship return and private gatherings with the Admiral.