1. J

    Current Service applicant for class of 2029/2030, commander nomination issue and academics

    Hi all, I am a currently serving reservist on active orders interested in West Point. While I am currently applying for class of 2029, an upcoming deployment may or may not bump me to apply for class of 2030. An issue arises with my commander nomination. My current unit commander has been...
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    4 year MMI from state Ambassador

    My son has been given a 4yr scholarship for the MMI from our State Ambassador. Is currently attending The Citadel freshman. We have been waiting from day1 on a medical wavier to get approved and we finally got it. I have been paying all this time and now we have the approved medical and he was...
  3. E

    SAT scores

    I recently got a 1330 SAT score. I also have a 4.43 weighted GPA (4.0 unweighted), 10 AP classes and am 20/660 students. I was wondering if these stats were competitive enough for WP and if I should keep spending time on improving my SAT score (I’ve been trying to work on my CFA scores instead)
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    NROTC - Marines - Ambitious Academic Plans - LIFE Questions

    Good evening, Everyone. Hope all of you are staying safe through COVID. In my prior posts, I've been asking questions about MOS's and all sorts of big ambitious ideas / plans that are YEARS down the road for someone who is just starting college in August. However, I was sitting around my house...
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    Academic Terrors?

    I have read horror stories on these forums from years past of seemingly ridiculously difficult classes/instructors. I haven't seen as many of these within recent years. What is the current climate like for academics? How is the administration right now when it comes to giving plebes/MIDN second...
  6. G

    Question About Walk-on Athletes

    How common is it for athletes to participate in a Varsity sport here without being recruited? Additionally, do coaches allow for "team managers" and allow for students to participate in practices and, even if they're not first string? Also, are there any cases where a person may not make the...
  7. N

    Very good students?

    Hi all. New to the forums as a poster. So much good info as a lurker these past couple of months, although it's made me a little obsessed! :( My DS is applying to USMA. He's a very good student. 35 ACT, probably will super score to 36 next month. Highly ranked in a top NJ public high school...
  8. kevintanaka

    Help with Senior Year Courses !

    Hello guys! I am currently applying to the United States Naval Academy, and I just wanted to show a rigorous academic schedule for my Senior year. In order to provide greater context, I will show the courses I have taken and their respective grades. Please give me ANY feedback! Thank you...
  9. N

    What was your cumulative HS GPA apon acceptance to usafa?

  10. K

    USMMA General Advice

    Hey guys, I (kinda) recently received an LOA from USMMA for the Class of 2022! I'm 3Q'd as of today, all I need to do is send in my 7th Semester Grades and I'll receive an appointment (or at least that's what my coach has said). I was wondering if any past or present Midshipmen could give me...