Cruise Planning

These are the steps required to request and plan for a cruise aboard a Scripps research vessel. If you have any questions, please contact the Scripps Ship Scheduling Office.

When you request funding:

After you are funded:

Before your precruise meeting:

One month prior to sailing:

Two weeks prior to sailing:

Give to the Captain when you board the vessel:

Submit these immediately after your cruise:

  • UNOLS post-cruise assessment: web-based form
  • Foreign clearance preliminary cruise report (send to Scripps Ship scheduling): PDF | MS Word