DoD Knowledge Base: FAQs

Military Academies
Published: 07/02/2002 | Updated:  04/13/2015
How can I learn more about the Military Service Academies?

Here is how to contact the Armed Forces Service Academies:

United States Military Academy
ATTN: Public Affairs Office
Taylor Hall, Building 600
West Point, NY 10996-1788
Telephone Number: 845-938-2006
Web site:

United States Naval Academy
ATTN: Public Affairs Officer
121 Blake Road
Annapolis, MD 21402-5000
Telephone Number: 410-293-1520
Web site:

United States Air Force Academy
ATTN: Public Affairs Officer
2304 Cadet Drive, Suite 320
U.S. Air Force Academy, CO 80840-5016
Telephone number - 719-333-7731
Web site -

United States Coast Guard Academy
ATTN: Public Affairs Officer
15 Mohegan Avenue
New London, CT 06320-4195
Telephone number - 860-444-8270
Web site -

United States Merchant Marine Academy
ATTN: Public Affairs Officer
300 Steamboat Rd
Kings Point, NY 11024
Telephone number - 516-773-5000
Web site -

* The Coast Guard reports directly to the Department of the Navy only in wartime; in peacetime it falls under the jurisdiction of the Department of Homeland Security.

**The Merchant Marine Academy has a close relationship with the U.S. Armed Forces, as noted in its web site, but is not part of the Department of Defense.