usna application

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    I was kind of late to the party on applying, so I took my medical exams somewhat late. On DoDMERB's website, it now says I am medically qualified. This changed today. Will this be a problem since it is past the 1/31 deadline for applying? It's still showing up as "incomplete" in the application...
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    What more do I need

    Hi all. One of my goals is to become a pilot for the military and I am working towards an appointment to the Naval Academy. I heard getting started early is best and was wondering if I was on the right track. I started my first sport wrestling in the fall. I managed to get 6th in my district I...
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    College Applicant Questions !

    Good evening SA Forums, I have a few questions that need answers and just observations and advice of what to do! I put them in bullet points so that they are easier to answer. If you do not know, I am considering applying to USNA in college. I am high school senior who is nowhere near a...
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    How do I stack up?

    ACT Composite - 33 Breakdown - 35 Math, 34 English, 32, Reading, and a 32 on Science. My GPA is going to be around a 3.92 (UW) with a rigorous schedule throughout my four years. (I will have taken 8 out of the 10 AP classes they offer along with honors classes such as Advanced Physics). Class...
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    College Applicant with a Complex Situation (i.e. Scoliosis, glasses, bad grades)

    Hello service academy forums, my situation is complex. I am an 18 year old, female senior, in high school and I discovered the service academies in March of my junior year (2022). I had no idea what they were and had never heard of them. After doing some intense research into them, I knew this...
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    Congressional Nominations Timeline

    I plan on completing my preliminary application in April for the class of 2028 USNA. Approximately how long does it take to receive confirmation that you are an official candidate after submitting the preliminary? I saw some posts that said it took a couple months to get confirmed. Will I have...

    What To Do in Middle School (USNA)

    I know that @Don't Give Up the Ship already answered this but I figure this may help others. Sooo what can a middle schooler do to get on the path for USNA? 7th Grade I say the previous because in 8th you can do summer STEM.
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    AP Stats or AP Gov & Politics (For USNA)

    Hello, I was wondering if anyone could help me in deciding what course would be best for my application to USNA (this also applies to all academies as well). Next year, I was planning on taking one trimester of regular economics (it’s required) and two trimesters of AP Gov & Politics, however...
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    Formal Application

    I sent in my preliminary application a little over 2 months ago and have not received a formal application. I got the confirmation email saying that I would receive said formal application in the near future, but that was some time ago now. Is this normal? I am attending a 4-year university...
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    Waiting for DoDMERB to reach USNA

    I am an active applicant to the United States Naval Academy. On November 27, 2020, I received from DoDMERB that I was determined as qualified medically for the Naval Academy. Today, the Naval Academy has not received my medical qualification and it is the only thing left out of my Naval Academy...
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    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...
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    Personal Statement for USNA

    Hello, I am an applicant to USAFA and USNA. I think I have finished my USNA personal statement and wanted some feedback on it. I know it's good to have family and friends read essays because they'll know if it sounds like you or not. I've already had everyone I know read it, but I'd like...
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    Summer Job on Application

    So I have a Summer job at a day camp. I am a counselor at a sailing camp for 4 hours a day 5 days a week. I am responsible for the teaching and safety of 4-8 kids in aged 8-14. I also teach private sailing lessons to adults on weekends. Is this something that would be beneficial on my...
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    USNA Application Candidate Academic page

    I did not think I had submitted this but the system says I did and is awaiting reply from my counselor. Can someone please tell me if this page asked only for a name and email address (like the recommendation and fitness pages) or was there more information that was supposed to be filled out...
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    USNA Personal Statement

    I have been working on the personal statement for my application for some time now. I think I have finally written something that sounds like me and that will tell the admissions what kind of person I am. Still, I would really appreciate some feedback on what I have written. Of course, I have...