The Summer Sea Term (SST ‘22) for 2022 will be aboard the TS Kennedy, call sign KVMU. This ship is a former commercial freighter and currently a training vessel of the United States Maritime Service.
Currently scheduled ports of call include:
- Charleston, South Carolina on June 10-13
- Reykjavik, Iceland on June 25-28
- New York, New York on July 11-14
- Galveston on July 28
- SST ends on July 31
At each port of call this year, the Sea Aggies will be bringing a Taste of Texas with BBQ & Bluebell Ice Cream.
SST ’22 Dock Party
May 28, 11am-2pm
Join us for free ship tours, games, ice cream and more to wish our cadets fair winds and following seas!
We’re celebrating the departure of the Texas A&M Maritime Academy for their annual summer training cruise and invite you to join in the festivities:
- Tour the TS Kennedy, the 540 ft. training ship our cadets will be sailing aboard for a three-city international training cruise
- Meet ‘n greet sea life up close at the Sea Life Facility
- Line and knot-tying demonstrations
- Sign-making station
- Sea Camp, Sea Campus Kids and Field Trip Info
- And more!
All activities are free and open to the public. Participants can sign-up for a tour time and enjoy all the activities on campus while they wait.
Tours are offered first-come, first-serve. All tours require closed-toe shoes. No skirts or dresses, please.
Ship tours are only available for those five years old and up due to safety protocols.
SST ’22 Flotilla
May 29, 9am
Galveston Campus Boat Basin
Join us for a flotilla to wish our cadets fair winds and following seas as they embark on their 2022 Summer Sea Term.
We’re celebrating the departure of the Texas A&M Maritime Academy for their annual summer training cruise and invite you to join in the festivities with the SST ’22 Flotilla.
Join friends, loved ones, industry supporters, former students and fans to escort our cadets, faculty and crew aboard the TS Kennedy through the Galveston Ship Channel as they embark on their two-month training cruise.
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