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    Tips on Staying Hopeful While Waiting on a Decision and General Advice Requested.

    Hey y'all! Today marks the 385th day since I started my '26 application and 50 days since I submitted it (I was granted a month long extension for a CFA retake, and improved majorly.) It is now April and according to the instructions to candidates booklet's admissions timetable, the deadline to...
  2. Paul111

    I Need Help with My Decision: USNA or Civilian College

    Hi all, I have to make my college decision by tomorrow at midnight. I'm between USNA and an elite business program at the University of Cincinnati (where I live). I've called, emailed, and spoken with dozens of different people (current students, grads, respected adults, friends) trying to make...
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    Hearing Back from 3rd Selection Board

    I understand that the 3rd AROTC Scholarship Selection Board is convening this week. When can I expect to receive a decision?
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    Alternate options

    I'm in ROTC in my third year of school, planning to graduate in May 2018. I'm currently at a crossroads with my unit for numerous reasons that I don't feel like getting into, and I'm having thoughts of leaving my unit. Right now, I would be equally satisfied with either being a military officer...
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    USNA vs. USMA

    So, I never thought I would ever have to make this decision; however, I have recently been accepted to USMA, as well as USNA from a month earlier. My background: I have been pursuing USMA for 6 years, and it has always been my first choice. When I got the call from my congressman's office, it...
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    What to do.

    I'm currently facing a bit of a dilemma in the way of sports. I'm a senior now, have finished my application, received a congressional nomination, and am just waiting on news from the USAFA. However, I have to choose between falconry and volleyball. I've been a falconer since my freshman year of...