The U.S. Coast Guard Academy is situated on a classic New England college campus:
- White-columned red brick halls blend with sleek modern architecture
- Monuments to history stand alongside state-of-the-art technology
- Stately grounds highlight handsome landscaping and open spaces
- Rolling hills offer sweeping views of water and sky
Notably, the Coast Guard Academy is a regular stop for tour groups, which come to see the sights of a U.S. service academy where the nation's future leaders are trained and educated.