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Military Academies and Congressional Nomination Application

Five Military Academies

There are five military academies:

U.S. Military Academy - West Point (Army)
(800) 822-2769
SAT Code: 2924  ACT Code: 2976 
*Exams must be taken with essay portion*
 
U.S. Naval Academy - (Navy and Marines)
(888) 249-7707
SAT Code: 5809 ACT Code: 1742
*Essay portion is optional*
 
U.S. Air Force Academy
(800) 443-9266
SAT Code: 4830 ACT Code: 0530
*Essay portion is optional*
 
U.S. Coast Guard Academy
(203) 444-8501
SAT Code: 5807 ACT Code: 0600
*Essay portion is optional*
*Congressional nomination not required*
 
U.S. Merchant Marine Academy
(866) 546-4778
SAT Code: 2923 ACT Code: 2974
*Essay portion is optional*
 

How to Get Into a Military Academy

To be accepted into any service academy except for the Coast Guard Academy, you must first be nominated to the school by either:

  • A U.S. Senator 
  • A U.S. Representative
 
*Congressman Vicente Gonzalez represents the 15th District of Texas*
You may click on the link below to fill out the Service Academy Nomination Application form online
 
You may also click on the link below to download the Service Academy Nomination Application Packet
*Use the following codes to send in your official scores before November 9th, 2018 deadline*
 ACT Code: 7696    SAT code: 6175