NYC College Cruises

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College Cruises on the Skyline Princess

Colleges planning alumni and welcome events for new students choose Skyline Cruises for exceptional celebrations. A cruise excursion is the perfect way to create a memorable occasion your students or donors will rave about for years.

Skyline Cruises Will Make Your College Cruise a Success

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Whether you want a brunch, lunch, or dinner cruise, the Skyline Princess will create an exceptional event. Our attentive staff will see to all your needs and our event planners will help you create a unique event for your college alumni, new students, academic staff, reunions or whatever occasions your college might need.

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Whether your college cruise tours NY Harbor, Long Island Sound or the scenic New Jersey coastline, you’ll have spectacular views, especially from our enclosed, top level all-weather rooftop deck’s dance floor and DJ space, and superb service. The Skyline Princess can accommodate up to 450 passengers for a variety of event types. If you need a full ship charter, we can accommodate you.

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A Floating Banquet Hall for Stellar Events

To help plan your college cruise visit the ship’s layout or take an online virtual tour of the Skyline Princess to decide how to set up your event. The ship layout can accommodate whatever décor and lighting combination creates the result you wish.


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Smooth Sailing

Our yacht is a floating banquet room designed for year-round cruising. It is fully climate-controlled for year-round outings and because it sails in the calm, sheltered waters of the famous New York Harbor or Long Island Sound, you’ll experience smooth sailing.



Talk to the Skyline Cruises event planners about additions that add pizzazz to your party. From photo booths, which are always a popular option, to entertainers there’s a perfect option for your college cruise events and budget.

Give our event planners a call at (718) 446-1100 or contact us through the inquiry form. We look forward to making your next event memorable.

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Skyline’s attentive staff serves premium beer, wine and liquor at the cash bar. Want something special? Contact the event experts at Skyline Cruises to customize your experience.

“Thank you and your staff for accommodating us. You were all very helpful and informative. It was our first event on a ship, and we appreciate your patience and are very grateful that you took us step by step through the entire process. I also want to thank the Maitre D’ William and Captain Dan for being so helpful and nice on the day of the event. We look forward to working with you all again next year!”

– Sincerely, Mayda
President- Alpha Kappa Alpha

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