Frequently Asked Questions

How do I enroll or join?

  1. You should review the program with your parents. You can browse our site or the national site at

  2. Fill out the Form on our Contact Page to schedule an Information Session.

  3. Complete an application, which includes demographics and medical information.

  4. Submit the application and enrollment fee, which can be done during the Information Session.

When can I enroll?

We accept enrollment year round.

What are the enrollment costs?

Initial enrolment costs are $300.00 and subsequent years are $125.00.

When can I start?

Once your application and enrolment fee have been submitted to Headquarters and there are no conflicts, you will be considered fully enrolled.

Are there additional fees or costs?

As with any group, there are additional fees such as for field trips, advanced trainings, lost uniform items, and ID card replacements.

Do I have to wear a uniform?

Yes, the US Naval Sea Cadets are authorized to wear the US Navy's working and dress uniforms, with additional Sea Cadet patches.

Are there standards that have to be met?

Yes, there are numerous standards that have to be met including grooming standards and physical fitness standards.