Military Branch Information
Service Academy Websites:
United States Air Force Academy Website: https://www.usafa.af.mil/
United States Coast Guard Academy Website: https://www.uscga.edu/
United States Merchant Marine Academy Website: https://www.usmma.edu/
United States Military Academy - West Point Website: https://www.westpoint.edu/
United States Naval Academy Website: https://www.usna.edu/homepage.php
Nominations for services academies are awarded for students in our area by the following representatives:
Congressman John Carter – Applications for nominations to the Class of 2025 are NOW OPEN! Submission deadline is October 8th, 2020. Website: https://carter.house.gov/service-academy-nominations1/
Senator John Cornyn – Applications dates for nominations to the Class of 2025 have not been published yet. Website: https://www.cornyn.senate.gov/content/services/students?tab=service-academies
Senator Ted Cruz - Applications for nominations to the Class of 2025 will open on Friday, April 3, 2020. Submission deadline is October 2nd, 2020. Website: https://www.cruz.senate.gov/?p=student_resources
Students may also seek a service academy from the Vice President of the United States. The application for nominations opens on March 1st, 2020 and closes January 31st, 2021. Here is that website: https://www.whitehouse.gov/the-trump-administration/academy-nominations/
Juniors who are interested in attending a service academy will need to begin the nomination request process this spring. The nomination process is highly competitive! Please share this information with your juniors as soon as possible.
There will be another US Service Academy Forum in September. The forum is open to all 9th – 12th grade students. We received conflicting dates for the forum, so as soon as the date is confirmed, I will send through Outlook. We do intend to get buses to take students to the forum.