Anchorage MEPS

Anchorage MEPS • USO Alaska

I personally had about 8 jobs I listed all Intel and a couple Cyber and an aptitude area. I considered this a sign since I had been trying to inquire with the Air Force, but every time I visited her office, she was never there. I find it unfair that they would only look at my bachelors degree since when I transferred to the four-year university my GPA didn't transfer with me and thus I had to start at the bottom again and work it up.

She just gave them an excuse to disqualify her. Mine consisted of a sub type sandwich, drink, chips, apple, cookie. Medical technicians will give you instructions on how to complete a questionnaire on your medical history before the physical examination begins.

Hidden categories: Reserve Recruiter's response was: Again, giving a reason is unecessary. These are all maneuvers that I swear are designed to embarrass you in your underwear.

You'll probably talk to your recruiter multiple times before making a decision, so don't worry if you do forget something. I even took her business card and called her mobile phone. Once the prescreening is approved, the recruiter will schedule your visit to MEPS.

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There are also opportunities to become a noncommissioned or commissioned officer: The entire morning is dedicated to the medical exam and is a bunch of hurry up and wait. Namespaces Article Talk. When in doubt I didn't mind going mustang, going enlisted to see if I like the lifestyle because I wouldn't want to have become an officer just to not like what I chose to get into. Each waiver is considered individually, and approval depends on many individual factors, including the recommendation of the medical profile officer, and the current requirements or needs of that particular military service.

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First, the basics. I have heard of it taking less time, but I've also heard people who waited a little longer.

At a very minimum, you make a trip to MEPS for initial processing, then the second trip to MEPS for final processing on the day you ship out to basic training. Retrieved from " https: You are making important decisions and need to be informed.

Most applicants will share a room with another applicant and are expected to be considerate of other guests and hotel property. I know what to expect at least. But I really want to know if what the Reserve Recruiter said was true.

What Is MEPS and How Do I Deal With It?

Coast Guard. I had tried for officer route back in December with the Army, which was when I first considered joining the Army, so you can see how long I've waited since it's now April. Views Read Edit View history. I still have respect for the Air Force, and all the other branches, but I am so glad that my recruiters were really looking out for me and were making sure I knew what I was doing no matter what branch I chose to get into. I am now glad that the Air Force is no longer an option because I had both the Army and the Air Force up there as options.