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The training ship Kennedy sets sail for summer sea term

Dock Party and Flotilla Text over image of the TS Kennedy


ring statue


Texas A&M Maritime Academy Sets Sail for Sea-Day Training

Lone Star State

TAMMA cadets in simulator

Cole Masington


December 2020 Graduate Honors

Cadets from the United States Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point

Virtual Commencement

Midnight Yell Oct. 29

Aggieland Saturday by the Sea will be held via Zoom Saturday, October 17, 2020.


TAMUG evacuation 8/25/20

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Cleaning oysters

IMO 2016 trip to London

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Campus preview Oct. 17

Muster logo

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Coping tips

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TAMUG students practicing social distancing.

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TAMUG COO & TAMMA Superintendent Col. Michael E. Fossum '80 presents at the Texas A&M Foundation's Exploration Day event

Dr. Thomas Hatfield, photographed by Marsha Miller

Blue whale surfacing near Catalina Island in California

Women on the Water 2019 Logo

 John Sharp

Texas A&M University at Galveston is the marine and maritime branch campus of Texas A&M University which educates nearly 2,300 undergraduate and graduate students in science, business, engineering, liberal arts and transportation. It is driving the development of the blue economy in the Gulf Coast Region and is a critical contributor to Texas A&M's rare land-, sea-, space-grant mission with nearly $10 million in research expenditures.

Texas A&M-Galveston is also home to the Texas A&M Maritime Academy, one of six state maritime academies and the only one in the southern United States, which trains over 400 cadets annually for maritime service and employment around the world.

Texas A&M-Galveston is located in Galveston, Texas on the Gulf Coast where it is surrounded by industry, environment and programs essential to fulfilling its special-purpose mission. Aggies are known for their deep commitment to the success of each other and their strong desire to serve.