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Cal Maritime

Cal Maritime
200 Maritime Academy Drive
Vallejo, CA 94590-8181

Official telephone: (707) 654-1000
Fax number: (707) 654-1001
Screen last updated on: December 2019
Total undergraduates: 1,017
Full-time undergraduates: 975
Part-time undergraduates: 42
Total graduate students: 29
Part-time graduate students: 29
Average age of full-time undergraduates: 21
U.S. region where majority of students come from: West
Percent of full-time U.S. undergraduates from out of state: 18%
First-year student enrollment breakdown:
0.5% American Indian or Alaskan Native
13.4% Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
1.9% Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
17.6% Hispanic/Latino
1.9% Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino
50.0% White, non-Hispanic/Latino
9.7% Two or more races non-Hispanic/Latino
5.1% Race and/or Ethnicity unknown
Degree seeking undergraduate student breakdown:
0.3% American Indian or Alaskan Native
10.2% Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
2.5% Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
19.7% Hispanic/Latino
1.2% Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino
46.9% White, non-Hispanic/Latino
11.3% Two or more races non-Hispanic/Latino
0.5% Nonresident Alien
7.4% Race and/or Ethnicity unknown

Cal Maritime
Campus size: 67 acres
City or town school is located in: Vallejo, CA
Population of city/town: 122,105
Nearest major city: San Francisco
Distance of nearest major city: 30 miles
Population of nearest major city: 884,363
Online campus map:

Institution offers housing: yes
Campus housing available to all unmarried students regardless of year: yes
Housing types (% in housing type, if given):
  • coed dorms (100%)
  • other housing including Theme housing.
Percent of freshmen who live in school housing: 93%
Percent of students who live in school housing: 72%
Percent of students who live off campus: 28%
Students required to live on campus: All students must live on campus unless granted an exemption.
Student conduct policies:
class attendance policies set by individual instructors, dress/hair code, honor code, hazing prohibited, Maritime regulations.
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age: no

Every student is required to lease or own a computer: no
Every student is required to take a computer course: yes
Computer equipment is provided in: residence halls, library, computer center/lab(s), student center
Total number of microcomputers available to students: 120
Internet access provided to all students: yes
E-mail services/accounts provided to all students: yes
School has a library on campus: yes

Counseling services:
career, psychological
Career placement services:
co-op education, internships, on-campus job interviews, resumé assistance, interview training, career fair.

Number of social fraternities on campus: 0
Number of social sororities on campus: 0
Student activities:
student government
Campus-based religious organizations:
Bible club
Minority student organizations:
Black Student Union, Asian/Pacific Islander club
Other student organizations, musical groups, activities, and committees:
Color guard, Corps of Cadets, drill team, Model UN, Student Veterans Association, Auto Shop, Riveters, Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers; cribbage, gardening, propeller, and web clubs

School has an athletic program: yes
Athletic director: Marv Christopher,
Athletic Director
Athletic department's mailing address: Director of Athletics,
Harry Diavatis,
California Maritime Academy,
P.O. Box 1392,
Vallejo, CA 94590
School colors: navy blue and old gold
School mascot: Keelhauler
Athletic conference memberships: NAIA, California Pacific Conference

Sports offered Scholarships? Athletic Assoc.
Men's basketballyesNAIA Division II
Men's crewno 
Men's cross-countryno 
Men's golfnoNAIA Division II
Men's rugbyno 
Men's sailingno 
Men's soccernoNAIA Division II
Men's water polono 
Women's basketballyes 
Women's crewno 
Women's cross-countryno 
Women's sailingno 
Women's soccerno 
Women's water polono 

Athletic facilities:
field, gymnasium, sports courts, swimming pool
Intramural/Recreational sports:
basketball, dodgeball, flag football, indoor soccer, running, softball
Club sports for men:
lacrosse, self defense
Club sports for women:
self defense

Public transportation serves campus: no
Nearest international airport: Oakland and San Francisco (30 miles)
Nearest other airport: San Francisco (30 miles)
Nearest passenger train service: Martinez, CA (10 miles)
Nearest passenger bus service: Vallejo, CA (2 miles)

Institutional employment is available: yes
Freshmen are discouraged from working for first term: yes

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