The Sea Dog Prize is awarded annually to praiseworthy graduates and distinguishing students of Maritime University of Szczecin. 

An innovative laboratory of virtual and augmented reality systems has been established at the Faculty of Navigation of the Maritime University of Szczecin - it is one of the first units in the world using VR and AR possibilities for the needs of maritime industry.

Almost 300 people - graduates of maritime schools, which have functioned in Szczecin for 70 years - took part in celebrations of the 70th anniversary of Maritime Education in West Pomerania.

A plaque commemorating the 55th anniversary of the establishment of the State Marine Fishery School was unveiled in the building of today's Maritime University of Szczecin. The School was located in the building in Wały Chrobrego in the years 1962-67.
The Faculty of Navigation of the State Maritime School was established in 1947. The school was, then, situated in Piastów Alley and gave beginning to maritime education in Szczecin.
One of the events taking place at Maritime University of Szczecin during the 70th anniversary of Maritime Education in West Pomerania was a book launching. The work by Professor Aleksander Walczak - "On the Szczecin School Fairway. Memories of the Maritime School Rector" was lunched on the board of Nawigator XXI. 
Traditionally, during the Day of Maritime University, MUS students - representatives of individual faculties, competed in swimming. This year, except for the Day of Maritime University, we also celebrated the 70th anniversary of Maritime Education in West Pomerania, which additionally made our competition more festive.
From 31 May to 2 June, we celebrated the 70th anniversary of Maritime Education in West Pomerania. 
The history of maritime education in flashes - old photographies, press clippings - this is the theme of the exhibition which may be seen in the MUS Main Library. Until mid June, you can go back in time and see the world through the eyes of the students in the old days.
In the 48th edition of the "Legnica Cantat" Polish Choir Contest, which was held last weekend, the Choir of the Maritime University of Szczecin conducted by Sylwia Fabiańczyk-Makuch became the winner of the Henryk Karliński Prize winning the Golden Diploma and the 1st place.
The double scull of the Maritime University won a silver medal of the Polish Academic Championships in Rowing.
On 17th May, the race of the rowing eights for the Cup of the Maritime University Rector was held on the Odra River.
A dissemination event consisting of a conference and workshops was the last stage of  MELES project promotion. In total, over 300 people from over 30  countries around the world took part  in three events in Leipzig ,Bialystok and Szczecin!
In the period 21 - 22.04.2017, the 2nd stage of the National Olympiad of the English Language for Students of Technical Universities was held in Poznan. Based on the results of the 1st stage on the Advanced level /67 students from our University/, five students from the Maritime University of Szczecin qualified for the 2nd stage /Proficiency level/. 
The Maritime University of Szczecin and the West Pomeranian Sailing Trail have signed a letter of intent as regards cooperation. The common ground is the specialisation of Yacht Port Operation offered by the Faculty of Economics and Transport Engineering, which is unique in Poland.