Question: Can Family Watch You Swear In?

What happens when you swear in at MEPS?

At MEPS, you will take the ASVAB, choose your MOS and take a physical.

If you pass the ASVAB and physical, you will be able to swear into the military on that same day.

Some of the military branches will ask you to head to basic training after you have completed MEPS.

Your recruiter will prepare you for this process..

Can you bring your phone to MEPS?

Yes, you can BRING your phone to MEPS. However, once processing begins you will need to place it with your other stuff in your designated storage area until everything is completed for the day.

Do you have to pick a job at MEPS?

No, you don’t have to pick a job when you go to MEPS.

Can you wear ripped jeans in the military?

Ripped, torn or otherwise overly distressed clothing is not considered acceptable. Those distressed jeans might be OK, but clothing that has clearly been through the wringer should be left at home. Hats and ball caps need to be removed inside all buildings. This includes other hat-like head coverings too.

Can you get out of the Navy after swearing in?

Once a person has sworn in the second time as part of shipping out they may still be able to get out of the military, but it will involve much more time and energy. People who believe they are in this status can contact a GI Rights Counselor at 877 447 4487 to determine what options they have.

Can I watch my son swear in at MEPS?

As a parent, you are free to accompany your child to MEPS, but you will be asked to wait in a separate area during the test.

Can family members go to MEPS?

Parents, family, and guests are invited to observe their applicant’s oath of enlistment into the United States Armed Services. … o Bring proper identification in order to receive a guest pass to enter the local Military Entrance Processing Station (MEPS).

Do I need to shave before MEPS?

Nope. It is just like the first time you ever went to MEPS. You do not have to shave, have a hair cut etc. You simply have to show up, follow their little checklist of what not to bring and/or do and follow orders.

Do you shower together at basic training army?

In basic training, you take group showers. There’s no way out of communal showers. They’re required. Everyone in your barracks will enter the shower room assigned to your barracks when commanded.

Can you enlist in the Army with a child?

In the Army and Air Force, single-parent military applicants for enlistment must indicate they have a child or children in the custody of the other parent or another adult. … The military’s refusal to accept single parents for enlistment is a valid one. The military is no place for a single parent.

Can you walk out of MEPS?

It worked out. Only sign when YOU feel comfortable, you did the right thing. If you had told your recruiter those were the only rates you wanted, (s)he should’ve told you there is a chance you’d have to sign a contract for a fake job (that you can walk away from) until the PSSQ is done.

Can you back out after swearing in?

In the United States, it is all volunteer, You have the right to back out up until the time you sign the enlistment contract and take the oath.

Can you back out after you swear in at MEPS?

It is not a legal binding contract. However, There is a possibility that the station you were recruited from would permanently disqualify you from MEPS. If that happens you would not be able to join any branch in any state. A DEP discharge is the worst for a recruiter and the station.

Do they shave your head in boot camp?

You will get a head shave within a couple of hours of first reporting for boot camp with all the other recruits. Just blend in with your fellow recruits when first reporting to boot camp. You will have plenty of opportunities to stand out during your boot camp training, more than you can imagine.

Is MEPS hard?

MEPS is easy. You simply take a physical and pass the physical. And do a lot of paperwork. As for as what you can do, that generally means being in shape going to your delayed entry program meetings.