News update

Booster Requirement Announced

Dec 22, 2021

The California State University announced today that it will require faculty, staff and students who are accessing university facilities or programs to receive a vaccine booster shot in order to be fully immunized against SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, and in compliance with the university's COVID-19 vaccination policy....

News update

State Maritime Academy Presidents Urge Support of New Program To Combat Sexual Assault at Sea

Dec 14, 2021

In a letter to the Maritime Administration (MARAD), five of the state maritime academy (SMA) presidents urged their support for a new program, EMBARC, which will combat sexual assault on U.S. flag vessels....


Philly Shipyard Hosts Keel-Laying for New Training Ship, A Milestone in the NSMV Project

Dec 14, 2021

The US Department of Transportation's Maritime Administration held a keel laying ceremony Friday, December 10th at the Philadelphia Shipyard for the first vessel in the new fleet....

SSO Pinning

2021 SSO Pinning Ceremony

Dec 7, 2021

On November 23rd, during an in-person ceremony live-streamed for parents, friends, and the community, eleven Cal Maritime midshipmen received their pins as part of their initiation into the Strategic Sealift Midshipman Program (SSMP)....

Campus News Update

New Emergency Management Certificate Program Launched

Nov 17, 2021

Cal Maritime is launching a new graduate certificate program in Emergency Management in August 2022....


Cal Maritime Wins Kennedy Cup

Nov 9, 2021 | By

Cal Maritime sailing wins 2021 Kennedy Cup....

International visitors

Cal Maritime Hosts International Visitors Studying Maritime Security

Nov 4, 2021

A delegation of twelve navy, coast guard, and security officers from seven countries, including Fiji, Sri Lanka, Zambia, Malawi, Maldives, Togo, and Mauritius visited Cal Maritime today as part of a four-week course they are taking at the Institute for Security Governance in Monterey, CA on maritime security....

Bridge walk

2nd Annual Fire Anniversary - Bridge Walk and Tree Planting

Oct 18, 2021

Please join us for our 2nd Annual Walk (3.0 mile - round trip) across the Carquinez Bridge to recognize and reflect on the campus-altering fire event of October 27, 2019, and honor those who helped save and rebuild the campus....


State Maritime Academies Urge Action on Sexual Assault in the Maritime Industry

Oct 15, 2021

President Tom Cropper joined with other state maritime academy presidents in a letter to the acting administrator of MARAD (the Maritime Administration, an agency of the Department of Transportation) condemning acts of sexual assault and harassment in the maritime industry and supporting survivors....

Richard Ortega

Interim Vice President of University Advancement Named

Oct 13, 2021

Higher education advancement leader Richard P. Ortega, Ed.D. has been named interim vice president of University Advancement, Cal Maritime's President Tom Cropper announced Wednesday....