basic training

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    Disposable Camera at Beast?? Help!

    I am looking to send a disposable camera with my boyfriend for R Day (tomorrow) but know that they are very strict about what you can/can't bring. I do not want to get him into any trouble and have not been able to find any answers online. The CBT packing list says no electronics, but does not...
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    What should i do?

    I have been slacking in my studies as well as my attendance for the majority of this year. Between my job, training, and school; i haven't been performing well in my academics. Not using any of those things as an excuse, but I'm at the point where my GPA is not really able to be changed much...
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    Basic Not Required With 2 Years ROTC Training?

    Hey all, first time here on the SAF, and was hoping I could find some answers. Recently I was on YouTube trying to find some information about the ROTC/NG SMP (Simultaneous Membership Program) and I came across this video: In the video, and 2 minutes 30 seconds, the guy says he contacted a...
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    BCT Letters

    Hi! I have a few questions about writing letters to your significant other in BCT for USAFA. I plan to apply for USAFA as well once I am old enough. I have been told the DS sergeants and supervisors go through and read the mail. I was told to act no more than a friend in the letters, due to...
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    I am a female appointee mostly concerned about the white sports bras rule. In another thread, I saw a cadet say that they followed the packing rules to the letter, only to find that no one really checked. Can I bring/wear sports bras that arent white and won't show through my clothes, or will...
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    Basic Cadet Training

    I report for BCT on July 29th, so I'm starting now in my preparation for those crazy weeks. Any insight or advice people can give on what to expect, especially physically? I understand that there's no way to be 100% perfectly prepared for what will come, but my ALO stressed the importance of how...
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    Basic Pictures

    Hi all! Does anyone know where, if I can, find pictures of the class of 2020's Basic Training? USAFA's facebook is not updated very often. Thank you!