4.9 - 20 Reviews

Sea|mester

http://www.seamester.com

Sea|mester is a program provider offering 2 abroad programs. Programs offered include Study Abroad and Gap Year abroad programs in 8 countries such as Multi-Region, Antigua and Barbuda, British Virgin Islands, and Grenada.

Sea|mester offers a range of unique educational adventures where our students live full-time aboard either S/Y Ocean Star or S/Y Argo while spending their entire 12 credit semester sailing from island to island, country to country or continent to continent in any number of global locations. In this way, no part of your experience is confined by the four walls of a traditional classroom.

Study Abroad with Sea|mester

OVERALL RATING 4.9
Based on 20 Reviews
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June 4, 2020
Past Review Taking The Helm Sea|mester: S/Y Argo - Global Voyages

"What I wanted from school"

Upper Iowa University
Past Review Sailing Outside Your Comfort Zone Sea|mester: S/Y Ocean Star - Caribbean Basin Voyages

"This experience completely changed my life and I have made memories and relationships that I will never forget. I loved every second of it and it was definitely worthwhile."

University of Maine - Orono
Past Review Great And Once In A Lifetime Experience With A Few Hiccups Sea|mester: S/Y Ocean Star - Caribbean Basin Voyages

"I gained/ learned a lot from this experience! It was a great opportunity and a worthwhile trip. If I could do it over again I would chose a program that was more hands on in choosing staff members and more concerned with the upkeep of the boat. A new hire was suppose to shadow the current crew because he was to teach this coming..."

University of Maine at Orono
Past Review Best Trip Ever. Unforgettable Sea|mester: S/Y Argo - Global Voyages

"nautical knowledge and cultural knowledge from everywhere we visited. yes, very worthwhile."

University of Central Florida
Past Review An Unforgettable Experience Sea|mester: S/Y Argo - Global Voyages

"It was unbelievable. This program reshaped the direction of my life and put me on the right track."

Colorado College
Past Review Do It! Sea|mester: S/Y Argo - Global Voyages

"One of the best things I've ever managed to do. Wish I could have spent every semester on the water."

Drexel University
Past Review Sea|Mester Trip Of A Lifetime! Sea|mester: S/Y Argo - Global Voyages

"Seamester opened my eyes to another world; the world of sailing and yacht life. I learned that I can live with 30 other people for 90 days on a 112 foot sail boat and enjoy every minute of it! I learned that I loved to sail and being able to navigate my way around the worlds oceans. It was definitely the trip of a lifetime. Each..."

University of Arkansas - Fayetteville
Past Review Seamester, The Semester That Changed My Life! Sea|mester: S/Y Argo - Global Voyages

"Seamester opened my eyes to another world. The world of sailing and yacht life. I learned that I can live with 30 other people for 90 days on a 112 foot sail boat and enjoy every minute of it! I learned that I loved to sail and being able to navigate my way around the worlds oceans. It was definitely the trip of a lifetime. Each..."

University of Arkansas - Fayetteville
Past Review Absolutely The Best Thing You Could Ever Do Sea|mester: S/Y Argo - Global Voyages

"I learned so many things on so many different topics: sailing, living in close quarters with others, team-work, cooking, washing, cleaning, boat handling, sail rigging, navigation, marine science, etc. But most importantly we were taught integrity and responsibility. "

University of Wisconsin - Madison
Past Review Trip Of A Lifetime Sea|mester: S/Y Argo - Global Voyages

"I can't put in one box what I learned. I became a different, more confident, happier, more flexible person and it was 100% worthwhile."

Muhlenberg College
Past Review Introduction To Caribbean Adventures Through Sailing. Sea|mester: S/Y Ocean Star - Caribbean Basin Voyages

"I learned tons more about sailing and the basic knowledge needed for being on a big boat."

University of Idaho
Past Review An Awesome Sailing Adventure! Sea|mester: S/Y Ocean Star - Caribbean Basin Voyages

"This was not my first boat adventure so really it was more of just doing something that I already really enjoy. I did learn to SCUBA dive though! Definitely worthwhile. "

Reed College
Past Review Incredible And Life Changing Sea|mester: S/Y Argo - Global Voyages

"Taking chances and trying new things is one of the best gifts you can give yourself. Approach each new situation with an open mind and easy attitude and be grateful for every moment. Know that there will be things that you may not like or that you disagree with, but that's just life and if you focus on the positive you'll find t..."

University of Hawaii - Hilo
Past Review The Best Three Weeks At See In My Lifetime So Far. Sea|mester: S/Y Ocean Star - Caribbean Basin Voyages

"Yes. Such a rich experience i will never forget. It may have shaped my career path as well."

Saint Lawrence University
Past Review Life Changing Experience Sea|mester: S/Y Argo - Global Voyages

"Independence and confidence in myself. This program changed my outlook on life for the better! "

University of Virginia
Past Review It Was Life Changing...In The Best Way Possible Sea|mester: S/Y Ocean Star - Caribbean Basin Voyages

"i learned an unimaginable amount from the classes i took and the experiences i had. I gained a perspective on life that made me appreciate it so much more. Realizing that life isnt about just being "successful" in todays economy, its about your journey and experiences and how much you can make an impact on the lives of those a..."

University of Rhode Island
Past Review The Ultimate Character Building Experience & An Absolute Must Do Sea|mester: S/Y Argo - Global Voyages

"Yes, absolutely worthwhile. I think it has made me a significantly better human being with global awareness & consciousness for the impact of my actions on the wider world. "

Skidmore College
Past Review It Was The Road Less Taken, That Made All The Difference Sea|mester: S/Y Argo - Global Voyages

"I earned hours and experience for my captains license - the program was absolutely worthwhile, this experience changed my entire approach to how I see the world."

Rochester Institute of Technology
Past Review Best Experience Of My Life Sea|mester: S/Y Ocean Star - Caribbean Basin Voyages

"Everything, without exaggeration. I gained a stronger sense of who I am, a better understanding of what it means to be part of a community, a love for sailing, and wonderful friends."

Rutgers University - New Brunswick/Piscataway
Past Review Life Changing Sea|mester: S/Y Ocean Star - Caribbean Basin Voyages

"New experiences"

Kansas State University