1. TheWaterConsumer

    DoDMERB asked for form I already turned in.

    I was recently DQ'd for Osgood Schlatter's (resolved) and braces. I resolved the issue with Osgood Schlatter's but when I got my response back, DodMERB was asking for the orthodontic questionnaire. A form I had already turned in. I turned this back in and have been waiting ~2 weeks. If I am...
  2. TheWaterConsumer

    When Do Most People Hear Back/People Who Have Been Admitted Scores and Stuff

    I was just snooping around my app tonight and was wondering when most people hear back from the academy. I saw the acceptance thread and it seemed like a lot of people were already admitted. Also, I was thinking, for those that have been admitted. Would you mind telling me what your application...
  3. Q

    Branch Selection Questions

    Hello, I wrote in one of my nomination essays that I might want to become a cyber operations officer. Can you become one through West Point? I don't want to look like I didn't do my research. I don't see it here, but I saw it on another website.
  4. A

    SAT/ACT Question

    I am a rising senior who is struggling to figure out how exactly to upload my SAT/ACT scores to ROTC. I have several questions. First, does the scholarship program superscore? Second, can I upload a screenshot of my score to the application, if not how exactly do I give my score to the...
  5. A

    7 schools help

    I am currently a rising senior who can't quite figure out all of the facts about the 7 schools for the scholarship. Namely if I get the scholarship, does it work at all of my seven schools? And what happens if I don't get into any of my seven schools?
  6. O

    Can I put babysitting my siblings as employed for 20+ hours?

    Title. Or is there somewhere that would be more appropriate to mention that I am the caretaker for my 4 younger siblings for 20+ hours a week?
  7. ThePilot18

    AFROTC HSSP Highly Desired Majors... Why?

    It's common knowledge that AFROTC scholarships are usually awarded to people taking "technical majors" ( I assume this means Big Blue has a shortage of people with those degrees, but what I'd like to know is this: if somebody is looking to...
  8. B

    GPA, class rank, and other questions

    I am currently a junior in high school, with an approximate GPA of 3.6. This worries me b/c I have researched average GPA's of Midshipman and they are around 3.8. I am taking challenging IB courses and have little "padding" from classes that aren't very difficult. I am somewhere around the...
  9. I

    Will I be accepted?

    Hey everyone. I’m currently a Junior in high school and I luckily came across this page. I’ve been interested in the USAFA since I was a freshman, and I’m wondering if you guys think I’ll be able to get in? I’m aware it’s hard to say at this point, but it’s nice to have a general idea...
  10. B

    English and Math SOE Question Help

    Good afternoon, After considering the factors going into my choice of English and Math teachers for my SOE's, I have come to the conclusion that I need an in-depth explanation to the types of questions asked by West point to those teachers. To be honest, I have damaged my relationship with one...
  11. T

    Sending Mail as a Cadet

    Hey All! I had a quick (potentially dumb) question regarding sending mail during SWAB summer. Is sending mail internationally possible from the Coast Guard Academy? Are you able to get your letter weighed before being sent out? From what I understand especially for international mailing extra...
  12. tlfrancis289

    NASS Question

    Hello all, I recently got the good news that I got an offer to attend NASS session three. I am beyond excited! I just wanted to ask a question on how I can prepare physically. Should I only practice the CFA or are there other workouts I should do in order to be ready for NASS? Any advice is...
  13. tlfrancis289


    Hello everyone, attending the CGA has been my dream for quite some time now. I recently received the good news regarding my appointment to AIM. I am attending session 1 and am hopeful for some advice on how to prepare for the PFE and overall how to mentally prepare to be yelled at by the...
  14. E

    Is there any way to be a Pilot without attending Academy?

    My age will soon be over 23. But I can't afford to apply to the Air Force Academy. So I have to find another way, but I don't know what to do. If there is a way to pilot past the age of 23, could you tell me specify about it?
  15. F

    DoDMERB Remedials

    Hello everyone, DoDMERB was pretty quick requesting remedials! I hope that they will continue how quick they have been when it comes to evaluating my remedials. Abbreviated TL: 30 MAR 2019- Exam received and entered into the system. 01 APR 2019- Date Exam Reviewed 02 APR 2019- Date letter...
  16. A

    USMA Candidate Questionnaire 2019

    Hello, as you probably know, the USMA candidate questionnaire form opened today. I was planning on completing it ASAP, but I became unsure when I got to the sports and school activities section. I am planning on playing varsity baseball this spring, but tryouts haven't started yet. I am also...
  17. P

    Resume Question

    Ideally, is there certain length that the resume part should be?
  18. Dog711

    Two MOC Nominations to the same Service Academy

    Hi all, As the title says, I received two nominations, one from Rep. Ted Poe and another from Sen. John Cornyn for the Naval Academy and I don't really know what to do. Rep. Ted Poe sent his nominations early, so I have him as my nomination in the application portal. I am also applying to USAFA...
  19. S

    Is my answer to the "Why you want to attend..." informative enough?

    This isn't for any specific application, but I want to know if I am heading in the right direction when answering the "Why do you want to attend a U.S. Service Academy?" question. I understand this question will likely be asked a lot from a lot of different sources (Nomination applications...
  20. 8

    AROTC National 4YR Scholarship Questions

    I just realized that I don’t fully comprehend what my Army ROTC 4yr national scholarship entails. I'm current freshman and a contracted MS1 cadet at "x" university, but I am strongly considering transferring to "y" university for multiple reasons. 1) Am I locked into a mechanical...