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    False Information in Medical Record

    Hello all, I am joining AROTC this fall semester, and in preparation, I have been stalking these forums and have requested my own medical history. Aside from the stuff that I know is legit from my actual doctor, I found a form from when I had an ingrown toenail removed in 2019. My main concern...
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    Hi, my name is Leo. I will be a sophomore when I start AFROTC. I have an allergy to shellfish (I was not advised to carry an epipen, though I was provided a prescription in case I wanted one. Which I didn't, so I just carry benadryl to take in case of a reaction and if it doesnt go away I...
  3. vinyljaheemglasgow

    ARMY & NAVY ROTC R&B Incentives

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    AROTC to Air Force or Navy?

    My son will be in AF JROTC next year and plans/wants to stay in ROTC throughout college as well. His college of choice has Army ROTC, but he wants to join either AF or Navy once he has his bachelors. Is there any reason why that would not be possible?
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    Excess ROTC scholarship

    I am interested if there are any institutions that reimburse excess funds from an AROTC scholarship? As in the scholarship is "stacked" on top of already existing aid, and a check is cut of the excess money. Specifically Massachusetts's institutions would be great, as I do not know if it varies...
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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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    Applying for AROTC; CBEF help

    Hello everyone! I am applying for AROTC, and have a pretty competitive application (4.0, 35 ACT) but weaker fitness scores. I also have a lot of leadership (in school + Boys State Governor). I was looking to maximize my points on the CBEF as well and was wondering if anyone had any tips. I know...
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    I want to know if I am qualified for AROTC scholarships

    Hello, I am a senior in high school and I have been selected to interview for AROTC, but I would like to know if I am eligible for a scholarship before I interview... Here are some pieces of information about my high school. I have taken a total of 10 AP classes (11 if you count dropped) and...
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    Commissioning after Disenrollment Board

    DS just received notification that his disenrollment board is recommending no punishments, that he continue to be enrolled and commissioned. This process has taken almost TWO YEARS. The process was initiated the week prior to graduation. The school cleared him of any wrong-doing and issued his...
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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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    AROTC scholarship application denied for 15+ college credit hours

    Hi all, My rotc scholarship application was immediately denied after I put that I’ll have 60credit hours (a full AA). The senior instructor at my local college who I was talking with is currently unreachable but he told me there are 4, 3 and 2 year scholarships and that I am only required to do...
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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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    Hello, I was recently not selected for either an AROTC or AFROTC scholarship. However, I am still very interested in the programs and what they have to offer. I am in need of some guidance on how I should proceed at this point. I am currently a senior in high school who is graduating in about...
  15. TylerVsAROTC

    Confirming College Admission with a Potential DQ

    Hey everyone! Recently, I found out that I was awarded a 3 YR AROTC Scholarship to my #1 pick University. However, the deadline to confirm admission to that University is on May 1, and I will be unable to pay tuition without the financial aid from the Scholarship. Last year, I was prescribed...
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    Should I contact? Or wait?

    I’ve just received a 3 year AD scholarship from the Army. The Citadel is my top choice, they recently announced winners of 3 or 4 year scholarships receive tuition/ room and board for the missing gaps. Would anyone have any advice on who to contact? or just wait a few days and see, as I just won...
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    Sway of Army ROTC on Yale, Stanford, Princeton, Harvard Admissions?

    Hi all, Reading through the forums I've learned a little about how when applying for the AROTC scholarship, establishing a strong connection with the ROO or PMS at a university may have sway on the admissions process for said university. I was wondering if anyone has...
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    How to be Competitive in ROTC

    For class rank how does it work if one has a tier 1 major (I.e. engineering, chemistry, etc.) VS one with a major like business or economics? Since STEM majors would likely have lower grades/GPA… what if someone is double minoring/majoring? Is this taken into consideration?
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    ROTC v USMA summer opportunities

    Hi, i was wondering if there are summer camps/opportunities that are strictly for USMA kiddos— I.e. Camp Buckner/CFT allows ROTC cadets based on merit, correct? What about air assault, etc.? If so, how competitive is it to get selected (from ROTC)?
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    Boots (and comfort in them)

    Just got oakleys ~last week. First time I wore them they tore up the backs of my heels. Wore them again yesterday and they reopened the scabs. Is this normal when breaking them in? What can I do to prevent this/further blistering?