If you have an unsinkable love of engineering and a passion for the water, Webb Institute may be the place for you! 

Located in Glen Cove, New York on the Long Island Sound, Webb Institute is a small, highly selective college that awards one degree–a dual Bachelor of Science in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering, rated as the #1 most valuable degree by Bankrate.  As a “Webbie” you will collaborate and problem solve, all while developing the skills, knowledge, and networks necessary to design what you love and make your mark on the world! Even more exciting, is that Webb is able to provide this while awarding all students who are US citizens or Permanent Residents with a full-tuition scholarship!

See where our Webbies work!

Webb Alumni Profiles

Fast Facts

  • A full-tuition scholarship is awarded to every enrolled student who is a US citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Paid internships for all students every academic year during Webb’s Winter Work Term
  • Paid Internships for all students in every academic year
  • 100% job/graduate school placement rate within 6 months of graduation
  • One of the highest early career salaries in the country (average = $82,000)
  • All students live on Webb’s 26-acre campus, which includes a private beach and incredible lab facilities
  • Students are governed by an Honor Code
  • 9:1 Student-to-Faculty ratio

Explore Webb

Informational WEBBinar at Webb Institute

Informational WEBBinars

Learn more about the Webb experience and get your questions answered by the Office of Admissions and Student Affairs by attending one of our upcoming WEBBinars! These WEBBinars are intended for prospective students of any age!

Upcoming Dates

Register Today!

Academics and Winter Work: Tuesday, November 9th – 8 pm EST

General Information: Tuesday, November 30th – 8 pm EST

General Information: Wednesday, December 15th – 7 pm EST

General Information: Monday, January 10th – 8 pm EST

 For more information, please contact the Office of Admissions at

Visit Webb


The Office of Admissions at Webb Institute

Lauren Carballo, the Director of Admissions and Student Affairs, with Marissa Alperin, the Assistant Director of Admissions and Student Affairs.

Experience the beauty of our campus first-hand by taking an in-person tour of campus! Personal tours are conducted Mondays through Fridays between 9 am and 3 pm. Prospective students and their families can request a tour by filling out Webb’s Tour Request Form below. Tours last approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes. 

The Office of Admissions will respond to all tour requests within two business days. Note that the tour date and time are not confirmed until a confirmation email is received from a Webb admissions representative. If you are requesting a tour within 48 hours of the requested date, please call 516.403.5900 to schedule the tour.

You are also welcome to take a virtual 360 tour of campus!

For more information contact:

Lauren Carballo
Director of Admissions and Student Affairs
Direct: 516-403-5900,

Marissa Alperin
Assistant Director of Admissions and Student Affairs
Direct: 516-403-5950,

Additional visitor information (directions, campus map, accommodations)

Register Today for Webb's Open House!

Open House

Webb’s Open House has been moved to Spring 2022. The dates will be posted in January 2022. In the meantime, there are other ways for you and your family to learn more about Webb’s unique academic experience, visit our waterfront campus, or meet the campus community.
Please view our Visit Webb page to learn more about:
– Scheduling a private campus tour
– Viewing our 360-degree campus tour video
– Attending an Informational WEBBinar
– Scheduling a phone or video conference with the Office of Admissions
Sailboats at Webb Institute

Application Requirements

  • Non-Refundable $65 Application Fee or Fee Waiver
  • Official High School Transcript* and College Transcript (if applicable). Note that students must have completed coursework in Calculus I and Physics
  • Counselor Recommendation 
  • Secondary School Report Form (to be filled out by College/Guidance Counselor or other School Official)
  • SAT or ACT (College Board code: 2970 / ACT code: 2987) (Note that due to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, submitting an SAT/ACT will be recommended but not required for those applying to the Class of 2026)
  • Two (2) Teacher Recommendations (one preferably from a math/science teacher)
  • Proof of Citizenship (i.e., birth certificate, valid US passport, US permanent resident card (For students who are selected as finalists in Webb’s Admissions Process)
  • If applying for Financial Aid above and beyond Webb’s full-tuition scholarship, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Admissions Timeline (2022-23 School Year)

Frisbee on the Beach
August 1 Common Application Opens
October 18 Early Decision Deadline
FAFSA for Early Decision candidates must be submitted by November 1
Finalists are selected and invited to campus throughout the month of November
Decision letters are mailed out in mid-December
January 18 Regular Decision Deadline
FAFSA is due for students requesting Financial Aid above and beyond Webb’s full-tuition scholarship by Feb 15
Finalists are selected and invited to campus in late February / early March
Decision letters are mailed out by April 1
April 15 Estimated Financial Aid Packages are emailed to all admitted students

Visit our Apply page for more details.

Interested in Webb?

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View Our Academic Catalog

For more in-depth information about admissions and academics, please view our catalog.

Webb Institute Campus

Tour our Campus

Take our online tour of our campus. Contact Admissions to visit Webb in-person.

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Apply To Webb

Applications for the 2022-23 school year are now open. Learn more about our Application Requirements.

Chris Hamilton, Webb Institute student