8. Complete Your Online Application
NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE CLASS OF 2028
PRIVACY ACT STATEMENT
In accordance with 5 U.S.C. § 552a, as amended, the following information is provided when supplying personal information to MARAD:
Authority: 46 U.S. Code § 51302 - Nomination and competitive appointment of cadets; 46 U.S. Code § 51303 - Non-competitive appointments; 46 U.S. Code § 51306 - Cadet commitment agreements.
Purpose: The information is used to evaluate each applicant for an appointment to the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy.
Routine Uses: Information will be used by the United States Merchant Marine Academy as applicant background information to determine eligibility for appointment during the selection process, and to contact the applicant. The social security number is a basic identifier. Information may be shared within the Department of Transportation and Department of Defense in conjunction with functions required for admission to the Academy.
Disclosure: Voluntary; however, failure to provide the requested information may result in a delay or inability to process the application to the Academy.
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