Explore the OCC Waterfront Campus

We invite you to visit the Waterfront Campus to explore our new, state-of-the-art facility that includes a Full Mission Bridge Simulator, Radar Simulator lab, classrooms, and conference room, all overlooking Newport Bay. Visitors are welcome any time during office hours.

Students interested in attending Orange Coast College for the accredited Professional Mariner program may RSVP to join us the second Tuesday of the month at 6 p.m at the Professional Mariner Training Center for a tour and information session that will give you:

  • The US Coast Guard's requirements for obtaining a Merchant Mariner Credential.
  • An overview of what to expect once you are enrolled at Orange Coast College.
  • Information about internships, certifications and more.
  • A chance to get your questions answered.
Upcoming Tours
Date Time
Tuesday, October 12, 2021 6 - 8 PM
Tuesday, November 9, 2021 6 - 8 PM

Planning to attend a tour or have questions about enrolling in one of our programs?

Contact the Professional Mariner Program at professionalmariner@occ.cccd. edu
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RSVP online.

Room Rentals

Located on West Coast Highway in Newport Beach, known as Mariner's Mile, the Orange Coast College Waterfront Campus makes an ideal location for hosting a variety of events including training sessions, meetings, and workshops. Please contact for information about rates and availability

a concrete sign - Mariner's Mile: City of Newport Beach