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    Chances of getting into VMI?

    My son, a sophomore in Northern Virginia, is obsessed with getting into VMI. He loves the military, we've had soldiers in every generation in our family, and I frankly believe he would flourish there...if he can get in. I'm looking for gritty, frank advice on what his chances might be before I...
  2. Aardvaark111

    Dual Credit vs. Early Graduation

    This question is a little complicated. I'll try to keep it simple. I am a homeschooled high school sophomore hoping to get into the Air Force Academy and become an officer in the Air Force. I would like to get a degree in aerospace engineering. Starting next year, I will be taking dual...
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    Help! Am I too late to apply?

    Hello everyone, I’m a rising senior at a public high school. I’ve only heard about service academies recently, and I KNOW this is the path I want for college, specifically West Point or the Naval Academy. Every single resource I’ve looked into says I should have started mid junior year. What can...
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    Weekend Life

    I am currently in the process in applying to USNA and have done extensive research about the academy. Unfortunately I haven’t been able to find out what the midshipmen do on the weekends (Yes I know you don’t get much free time) but what do they do?
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    Admissions Contemplations ROTC & USAFA

    Hello! I'm a prospective USAFA cadet. In the end, I want to be commissioned as an officer in the Air Force. Ideally, I'd love to be admitted to USAFA. I love the camaraderie and tradition that USAFA brings, but honestly, I haven't been where I need to mentally lately. Last year I moved to a new...