The President of the United States, the Vice President, Members of Congress, and other agencies and organizations have the authority to nominate individuals to a military service academy. If you have a question about a specific academy, please contact the academy's admissions office directly. In addition to applying for a nomination, all applicants must apply directly to the service academies. You can find out more about our great military academies at the following links:
- United States Military Academy
- United States Air Force Academy
- United States Naval Academy
- United States Merchant Marines
- United States Coast Guard Academy
Upcoming Military Service Academies Nights
Tues, August 27, 2013 at 6 p.m. MDT
New Mexico Military Institute
101 W College Blvd
Roswell, NM 88201
Thurs., August 29, 2013 at 6 p.m. MDT
University of New Mexico
Student Union Building Ballrooms A & B
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131
Service Academy Nomination Application
You can apply for my nomination to a service academy online. I have compiled a list of frequently asked questions (FAQ) to better help you understand the application and nomination process.
Click here to download my FAQ document to learn more about the application process.
In order to apply for a nomination with my office, you will be required to complete and submit the following:
(1) Online Questionnaire and Essay
(2) Two Letters of Recommendation*
(3) A Counselor Evaluation form
(4) Official Academic Transcripts
(5) ACT and/or SAT Scores
*All letters of recommendation should be submitted electronically from the authors to email@example.com.
Please remember that in addition to applying for a nomination with my office, you must also apply with the service academy that you wish to be selected for admission at.
Due to the government shutdown, the application deadline for candidates for the academy class of 2018 has been extended to Tuesday, October 15, 2013. Interviews with my Military Academy Service Panels will be held on Saturday, November 9, 2013 in Albuquerque.
NOTE: When requesting ACT or SAT scores, please use the following codes to submit them to our office: 7162 for ACT and 4642 for SAT
The Service Academy Nomination Application requires an evaluation from the candidate's counselor or principal.
CANDIDATES: Please print, down and give this form to your counselor.
COUNSELORS: Please complete the online evaluation here: