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Anonymous asked in Politics & GovernmentMilitary · 1 decade ago

WTC--How long to leave?

From the time you go to MEPS, how long until you can leave? I go to MEPS on next Thursday, and there is a class that starts the following Monday. Should I be able to get into this class? Or will that not be enough time for paperwork, etc? Thanks...

Update:

Also, The Air Guard signed my conditional release. Do they do my outprocessing or will I have to report back to the base and do that myself?

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  • Meghan
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago
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    I'm fairly certain it's a minimum of a week. It all depends on the job you chose, availability of open spots and your availability. I had to wait 2 1/2 months to ship, some people left a week after going to MEPS to sign. You can ask for a quick ship, or you can tell them you can't leave for 6 months. But it's all based on their availability dates. The chances of getting into a class on the next Monday are, well, none. You have a week from the day you ship out of 'Reception' in the military before you actually start your training . This is the time you do paperwork, have shots, get uniforms, blah, blah, blah.

  • 1 decade ago

    My husband went ot MEPS on a Thursday and shipped out to basic on the next tuesday. It really depends on if the class if full. They can always push your paperwork through faster.

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