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APPLICANTS TO A SERVICE ACADEMY

Be sure to contact the service academy of your preference to establish your pre-candidate file.  Ultimate selection of appointees rests solely with academy officials and is based on their competitive evaluation of all nominees. Interested students are recommended to begin the process during their freshman year of high school.

 
                                                              
 
                                                        



U.S. Air Force Academy

Admissions Office

HQ USAFA/RRS

2304 Cadet Dr. Suite 2300 

USAF Academy, Colorado 80840 

800/443-9266

www.USAFA.AF.mil


U.S.  Military Academy

Director of Admissions

Building 606

West Point, New York 10996  

845/822-2769

www.USMA.edu


U.S.  Merchants Marine Academy

Admissions Office

300 Steamboat Rd.

Kings Point, New York 11024

800/732-6267

www.USMAA.edu


U.S. Naval Academy

Candidate Guidance Office

117 Decatur Rd.

Annapolis, Maryland 21402-5018

410/293-4361

www.USNA.edu


The United States Coast Guard Academy (USCGA) tenders appointments solely on the basis of an annual nationwide competition.  Congressional nominations are no longer required or submitted. Therefore, those interested should contact the Academy directly at the following address.  ALL information concerning admission to the USCGA must be sent directly to the Academy.

U.S.  Coast Guard Academy

Director of Admissions

31 Mohegan Ave.

New London, Ct 06320

800/883-8724

www.CGA.edu

Applicants MUST be:

U. S. Citizens

Legal Residents of the 26th Congressional District of Texas

At least 17 years of age, but not yet 22 by July 1st of the year of admission

Unmarried with no dependents

By law, graduates of the Service Academies are appointed on active duty as commissioned officers and serve in the appropriate branch of military for a minimum of five (5) years.