Next steps? (AROTC)

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  1. jimmyhg

    jimmyhg New Member

    Mar 26, 2013
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    I earned a 3-year AROTC Scholarship on the last board to Ohio State, George Mason University, and Old Dominion University. I scanned and e-mailed my letter of intent to CC with George Mason University as my school of choice.

    I was wondering if they will be contacting me about my DoDMERB appointment, or do I need to contact someone myself for that? It's been about a week since I sent the e-mail, and I've yet to receive a response. I just want to make sure I'm going about this process correctly.

    Thank you!
  2. Thompson

    Thompson Member

    Dec 11, 2012
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    You do not need to initiate contact for DoDMERB yourself. Cadet Command will contact DoDMERB for you. You should receive your DoDMERB physical request within the next couple weeks. Go to the portal to see if it has been updated to say something like:

    Congrats you have accepted your scholarship to school XYZ

    Congrats on receiving your scholarship!!
  3. Nick0726

    Nick0726 Member

    Mar 21, 2013
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    Mind posting your high school stats (GPA, SAT/ACT, extracurriculars) so we can future applicants can see?
  4. jimmyhg

    jimmyhg New Member

    Mar 26, 2013
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    Okay thank you!

    I'll just C&P a copy of my EC's for anyone who would like to see! My ACT scores were my fault, but my standardized test taking skills are not the "cream of the crop" for sure. My EC's and community service are what I think boosted me though!

    GPA: 3.87
    ACT: 21

    Leadership Positions held:
    Senior Class President(2012-2013)
    President of National Honor Society Chapter (2012-2013)
    Vice President of Mu Alpha Theta (2012-2013)
    Secretary of SCA (2012-2013)
    Commanding Officer; Captain (2012-2013)
    Company 1st Sgt. (2011-2012)
    Master Chief Petty Officer (2011)
    Stage Manager; Drama (2011-2012)
    Varsity Platoon Commander (2011-2012)
    Orienteering Team Captain (2010-2011) [Won “Down East League” Championship]
    Young Marines NCO (2009-2010)
    NS-1 Drill Commander (2009-2010)

    Leadership Camps:
    Basic Leadership Training; Parris Island, SC (2010)
    Camp Hemlock Cadet Leadership Camp (2012)
    National Sojourners: Spirit of America Youth leadership Conference (2012)
    Outdoor Odyssey Leadership Academy (2012)
    National Young Leaders Conference; Nominee (2012)
    Federal Partners Against Bullying Summit; Washington D.C. (2012)

    School Clubs and Activities:
    Journalism Member (2012)
    Drama Member (2012)
    National Honor Society Member (2011-2013)
    Mu Alpha Theta Member (2011-2013)
    SCA Member (2010-2013)
    MCJROTC Cadet (Junior/Senior)
    Varsity Baseball- Center-Field/Left Field (2012-2013)
    Varsity Football- Safety/Corner (2012)
    Varsity Drill Team (9th-12th grade)
    Varsity Orienteering Team (9th and 10th grade)

    Academic, Athletic, and Personal Awards:
    National Sojourners Medal (2012)
    A/B Honor Roll (9th grade-11th grade)
    Principal’s List Honor Roll
    Football Varsity Letter
    Baseball Varsity Letter (2012-2013)
    Down East League Championship: Navigators Cup (2011)
    Certificate of Achievement- US History (2012)
    Student Leadership Award
    Distinguished Unit Award
    Distinguished Service Medal
    Distinguished Military Training Award
    Naval Science 1- Outstanding Cadet
    Naval Science 2- Outstanding Cadet
    Aptitude Award
    Exemplary Conduct Award
    Exemplary Personal Appearance Award
    Sea Cruise Award

    Senior Year Schedule:
    AP US Government
    Math Analysis/Pre-Calculus AVID
    Spanish II
    AP Literature

    Community Service:
    9th Grade: 65 Total Hours
    10th Grade: 60 Total Hours
    11th Grade: 51 Total Hours
    12th Grade: 171 Total Hours
  5. uniform 419

    uniform 419 GMU CDT 5-Year Member

    Sep 23, 2010
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    Congrats Jim, welcome aboard.

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