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    Should I do Army ROTC or Airforce ROTC in my case?

    I'm majoring in computer science or might do computer engineering. I would prefer to go reserve/national guard after graduating college and OCS/OTS as a cyber officer in the army or as a cyber officer in the airforce. Which would give me a guarantee/better chance of choosing what I prefer? I...
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    Which branch should I join?

    I'm stuck between the army reserve, navy reserve and airforce reserve. I want to be a cyber officer in one of these after graduating with my bachelor's in computer science/engineering. I want to do reserve first then active duty if I like the environment. Which would guarantee me the position...
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    Sent to ER but everything was normal there

    MSIII AROTC. My doctor suggested that I start medication a few weeks ago. I talked about this with all my cadre and they gave me a list of repercussions that made me reconsider and decide not to take medicine. This weekend though I ended up in the ER for a day… they asked me questions and then...
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    PMS Did not Reply to Med Update

    AROTC MSIII. A couple days ago I emailed my PMS that I was diagnosed with anxiety and smth else. I told him I’m probably going to start taking medication soon as well since I’m not getting better with therapy. I’m sure he’s read it… Should I follow up with him in person? Or send a follow up...
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    How to Send Up Medical Update? ROTC

    MSIII here. Do I talk about the medical update with my PMS (meeting) or email the records to him so there’s a written record? Or do I send it up the CoC? I am very crushed/emotional of the medical update bc it’s still fresh so I think it would be difficult to discuss with the PMS in person. It...
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    MS3 Going on Antidepressants

    Hi everybody, I’ve seriously been struggling with mental health for this past month. It’s getting exponentially worse after trying lots of other options. In the past ive always been very anxious and extra emotional — but my school and activities helped keep me distracted. Now, it’s not seeming...
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    Help with ROTC, applying, and SMP.

    Hello im new to this website. However iv come to ask for help on the Army ROTC applying process. Im 17 years old, Junior in Highschool. With 0 support from my parents on joining Army ROTC with the goal to commission, im turning to yall for help. 1- I want to know more on how applying to Army...
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    OCS Guidance

    Forgive me is this has been asked and answered before. Was in AFROTC during freshman year. DoDMERB qualified. I dropped because I simply didn't want to pursue the Air Force any longer and Cadre recommended Army ROTC but I wasn't sure at the time. I am graduating soon and want to explore OCS for...
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    Why haven't I got results from October ROTC Board yet?

    I had my PMS Interview on October 21 for Army at my local college, and I have yet to receive any results regardless good or bad. This is the fourth week, and I have been told by some friends that results were sent out a while ago. My email is 100% correct, and I haven't gotten any updates (my...
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    Transferring to State School (AROTC)

    Hey y'all, I have been very blessed to recieve a 4 year national scholarship for AROTC at a public Ivy. I am now a sophomore (2nd year) and am struggling academically after trying everything. I am concerned it will negatively and severely affect my OML points for commissioning. Money is tight...
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    Transferring Scholarship to State University

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    ROTC Board Selection - Make a Difference?

    Hi, I am just starting my application for ROTC scholarship. (ARMY) I understand there are three different deadlines (Board Selections), and that the first one is October 7th. I actually don't know if I'm able to complete my entire app/interview before that, but I might be able too. I heard that...
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    Active Duty VS Reserves after graduation

    Hi! I’m an MS1 ROTC cadet who is contracted with a 4 year scholarship. I have looked into the differences between AD vs Reserves a little bit but would love to have y’all’s input and help explaining it a bit more. 1. What does being in the reserves look like right after commissioning? Like do...
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    Ranger Challenge--Worth it in the Long Run?

    Hey, everyone, MS1 Army ROTC cadet here. Just wanted to ask if Ranger Challenge is worth it in the long run. I did it this past year, and thought it was extremely overhyped and frankly not that hard. Certainly not worth taking almost a full week off of school. I go to a school with a very small...
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    AROTC Scholarship Application

    Hello everyone. I am currently a senior in high school and I will be graduating in about 2 months. I have just completed my PMS interview and entire application for an AROTC Scholarship for college. With that being said I have a few questions I was hoping someone could answer. Firstly, I...
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    Effect of Letters from Coaches

    I was wondering if anyone could speak to the impact that letters from coaches and other faculty have in the waiver process. I was just DQ'd for asthma past the 13th birthday and started the waiver process for Army ROTC. I have been very active in several sports, (especially endurance sports)...
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    Recently diagnosed with adhd, currently enlisted Army reservist.

    I was recently diagnosed with adhd, the psych recommends medication, as does my pcp. My ETS date is coming up soon and I honestly haven’t made my mind up on if I’ll reup or not these are my main concerns; 1: If I ets and decide to come back in at a later date, would the use of the medication...
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    Medically Processed, but boarded/under consideration

    The titles is what follows essentially.. I competed for the first board, but I did not get and therefore has since moved onto the January Board. however I received a DodMETS request and on the physical packet it stated “ROTC Scholarship Army” in the boxes for what it’s for. DoDMERB has since...
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    New Army ROTC October Board Results Thread

    Starting a new thread for results from the incoming October Board because the last one got flooded. Try to keep replies to just if you got a 3 or 4 year, and the university you plan on using it. Try to keep questions related to the board on a different or your own thread. Good luck everyone...
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    Army ROTC October Board Results Thread

    Starting a thread for results from the incoming October Board. Try to keep replies to just if you did/didn't get a scholarship, 3 or 4 year, and the university you plan on using it. Try to keep questions related to the board on a different or your own thread. Good luck everyone!