letter of encouragement

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    LoE Questions

    I recently received a LoE from West Point. I understand that this is a good sign for my odds of admission, and that it qualifies me for an overnight visit, but does not mean much else officially. I also know that I was probably one of the earlier from my class to receive such a letter, having...
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    Hello All, I'm an applicant for West Point's class of 2027. I just logged into my portal and noticed that I received a Letter of Encouragement from the admissions team. What exactly does this mean? Is it rare for applicants to receive this, if so how many people get one? Do the other academies...
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    DQ for history of OCD - shouldn't a unit-written observation and letter be sufficient?

    Recently, I was disqualified for having a "history of obsessive-compulsive disorder". While I am again in the waiver process and have submitted all AMI already, this is my second disqualification. I submitted full counselor notes, an update from my counselor saying that she never thought about...
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    Is this a Letter of Encouragement?

    I filled out West Point's Candidate Questionnaire a while back. I didn't even log in to my portal since then, but today I got the following email: Greetings from West Point, Based on the information you have provided us in your Candidate Questionaire, you are a highly competitive candidate...
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    LOE (Soldier Candidate Process)

    Hey guys a while back I got a LOE through email, around Auvust 20th, by an official from the Soldier Candidate process saying I'm ranked this number out of this number. Saying I got a good chance and to finish up my application as soon as possible. But when I look at my portal it shows no LOE...