Events Listing

Click here to view the Academy's critical dates calendar for Academic years 2017-2018 through 2020-2021. Please note that all out-year dates are for planning purposes and are subject to change.

Sep
20
Otto Graham Golf Classic at Fishers Island
Fishers Island, NY
This event is sold out, but sponsorships with golfing slots are still available!
Sep
30
Parents Weekend
Parents Weekend
New London, CT
Attend classes, see how your son or daughter lives while at the Academy and cheer on the Bears at various sporting events throughout the weekend!
Nov
11
Secretaries Cup Football Game
Secretaries Cup Football Game
USCGA, New London, CT
Coast Guard vs. Merchant Marine
Noon Kickoff
To be televised by ESPN family of networks
Purchase Tickets
Nov
22
USCGA Thanksgiving Leave
New London, CT
November 22-26, 2017
Dec
15
USCGA Winter Leave
New London, CT
December 15, 2017 - January 7, 2018
Jan
12
Spring Semester Classes Start
New London, CT
Mar
08
Class of 2018 Billet Night
Class of 2018 Billet Night
New London, CT
Mar
10
USCGA Spring Leave
New London, CT
March 10-18, 2018
May
23
Class of 2018 Commencement
Class of 2018 Commencement
USCGA, New London, CT
Ask a Parent

Do you have questions about life at the Academy, cadet activities, schedules and more? Ask a Parent aims to answer questions related to the entire Corps of Cadets.

Membership
Join the Parents Association today to help support the Corps of Cadets, the Coast Guard Academy and to connect with other parents.
Marketplace
Local chapters raise funds necessary to support the needs of the cadets through the sale of CGA items. At the local chapter level, funds are used for a activities such as welcome aboard picnics, Fall Meet-and-Greets, and AIM seminars.
Chapters
The local chapters are an extremely important source of information and support for parents of cadets. Regional chapters hold periodic meetings and provide face-to-face support for parents in their local area.