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Title 32Subtitle AChapter VSubchapter FPart 575 → §575.5


Title 32: National Defense
PART 575—ADMISSION TO THE UNITED STATES MILITARY ACADEMY


§575.5   Entrance requirements.

This section describes the specific requirements which candidates must fulfill in addition to obtaining an appointment as outlined in §575.3.

(a) Age. On 1 July of the year admitted to the Military Academy a candidate must be at least 17 years of age and must not have passed his/her 22d birthday. The age requirements for all candidates are statutory and cannot be waived.

(b) Citizenship. A candidate must be a citizen of the United States, except those appointed specifically as foreign cadets.

(c) Character. Every candidate must be of good moral character.

(d) Marital Status. A candidate must be unmarried and not be pregnant or have a legal obligation to support a child or children.

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