1. Q

    Did weed on two occasions

    A few months ago I had weed for the first time and did it twice because a friend had gotten an edible, but I haven’t had any since then and that was my only time trying it, no other drug use, and I’m 17, would that be considered experimental or is that disqualifying off the get go
  2. C

    Drug Use

    Assuming the rest of my history is crystal clean, will the use of marijuana and alcohol when I was a junior and senior in high school prevent me from getting a secret security clearance for West Point? Here is more context: 1. Nature and frequency of use: Two or three times per year for the...
  3. C

    How Screwed Am I? One-time Drug Use During AFROTC.

    I will keep this somewhat brief, because I am extremely ashamed and need to get a clear answer of how to proceed. Recently, I was extremely stupid and drank a bit too much, which led me to hitting a bong exactly one time. It was one of the worst experiences of my life, as I got extremely sick...
  4. J

    Drug use as a teenager

    As a high schooler I used marijuana an average of once a month with friends, experimented with adderal a handful of times (about 10), and used nicotine heavily for about a year as I was addicted (through a vape; I’ve never touched a cigarette). However I no longer use any of these substances and...
  5. truenorth

    Honesty is still the best policy, right? Character matters, right?

    It's interesting to me that a number of aspiring candidates seem reticent about being "too honest" when it comes to disclosure about past alcohol consumption and/or drug use. Their obvious, and understandable, concern is that such disclosure will wreck their chances of being offered an...