usma application

  1. K

    Leadership Advice

    Hey everybody! I'm applying for the class of 2026 and I have a huge concern about my leadership. At the moment, the only leadership posts I held at school are being the swim team captain and founder/president of a school club. I have not been involved with my school's student council, however, I...
  2. L

    Question about possibly unknown ECA

    At my school, we have a student council body as well as school club officers. I'm hoping to become an officer in some clubs next year, but I am part of something which I am not sure is common at other High Schools. It's called the "High School Site Base Team", and it is basically an...
  3. A

    Is my GPA good for USMA 2026?

    GPA 3.99/4.47 Class rank 2nd School rank 3rd
  4. A

    Is my CFA good for USMA 2026?

    BBThrow 97ft Pull ups 17 Shuttle 8.2 Sit ups 89 Push Ups 70 Mile run 5:55
  5. P

    USMAPS Can I get in?

    Hey I was wondering how likely it is of me getting in to USMAPS and if I’m required to take the SAT or ACT and if it would help me? I am a junior in High school. I was a team captain for three varsity sports, founder of a club, charter member of an organization, and first chair in wind...
  6. M

    iPads/tips for West Point

    Good afternoon! I am a cadet candidate for the USMA Class of 2025’ and have been looking over some of the things that are on the recommended packing list for the USMA, and wanted some suggestions. West Point did request that I take an overnight visit sometime in either January or February, and...
  7. U


    I am a junior in high school and with: 3.7 GPA Class of 2021 Secretary Varsity Boy's Tennis Model UN National Honors Society Internship at Mayor's Office I have gotten a 4 on AP Human Geography, 4 on AP World, 4 on AP Art History, 3 on AP Biology, I am currently taking AP Seminar and AP English...
  8. K

    Official Interview

    I opened up my candidate portal today and saw a new section titled "Official Interview" which must be completed with a Liason Officer in my area. This was not here the last I checked, but I haven't updated anything since. Does this need to be completed by January 31st with the rest of the...
  9. HowBoutThemApples

    Class rank?

    Hi everyone, so my class rank is 13 out of 86 students, which is 15% in my class. Is this a competitive rank? My Gpa is about a 3.85 unweighted and 4.35 weighted... with 1 "B" in AP Literature. I'm waiting for my SAT scores but assuming by the last test I take(probably next August) is a 1350+...
  10. S

    Received DQ today. Are these codes "waiverable?"

    DS was DQ'd by DoDMERB today with the following codes: D155.70 Myopia - refractive error greater than -8.00 diopters (spherical equivalent) Myopia - refractive error greater than -8.00 diopters (spherical equivalent) D225.00 History of any dislocation, subluxation or instability of the...
  11. R

    Portal Not Loading

    I have been trying to check my portal, but for some reason the page won’t load. Is anyone else having this problem?
  12. U

    Opinion needed from BGO or parent of midshipman please

    I have been contacted by a parent who has a daughter interested in the academies. This potential candidate is appears qualified on paper (great grades, volunteer, girls state, two sport athlete and letter-winner, etc). This potential candidate has said that she wishes to quit her spring sport as...
  13. A


    Hey, USMA 2023 candidate here. I received my LOA about 3 weeks ago! I’m a recruited athlete, passed my CFA, received a congressional nomination, but i’ve been DQ for asthma:( My asthma isn’t really a problem. It’s not exercise induced, it doesn’t usually act up but sometimes it does from...
  14. M

    English vs Math ACT Scores

    Hi, I am very new to this forum so I hope my questions make sense: 1) I have read that West Point only looks at your English and Math scores for the ACT, is this true? 2) If I plan to have a more English/Humanities related major, is it ok if I have a lower Math ACT score that is compensated...
  15. C

    Where do I start?

    Hi everyone, I turn sixteen this saturday and I am going into my junior year of highschool. I'm younger for my class. As this is my junior year I'm really nervous about the whole 17 before July 1st deal, will I not be able to be accepted? I'm sixteen on August fourth, so in two days. I have a...
  16. 11BravoArmy

    Chances of getting into USMA (West Point)

    I am going into my junior year and my dream is to get into West Point. The only problem is I did not realize this until halfway through sophomore year. I have started working very hard and pursuing better grades and leadership status. My freshman year GPA was a 3.1 (4.0 scale). Sophomore year...
  17. J

    When does Class of 2023 application open?

    I already am an official candidate for USMA and was wondering when the rest of the application forms would appear there (like the CFA, Candidate Activities Record, etc.) because I would like to begin my application. Thanks!