US Navy Requirements

To ensure you have the latest information on current eligibility standards, you will need to contact your local recruiter. While much of what you see below doesn't change much, the opportunities for getting a waiver for a disqualifying mark varies depending on what recruiting region you are in and the current state of the economy.

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Navy Top News Stories

Despair rises for relatives of the missing in Mexico quake

President Enrique Pena Nieto's office raised the death toll from Tuesday's magnitude 7.1 earthquake to 273.
2 hours 18 min ago

Tuskegee airman among vets backing Ohio drug price measure

A member of the famed Tuskegee Airmen is joining other military veterans in supporting a fall ballot measure in Ohio that would bar state agencies from buying drugs at prices higher than those paid by the Department of Veterans Affairs.
2 hours 31 min ago

NC jury convicts Atlanta man in sabotage of Army Reserve pay program

A jury found Mittesh Das, 48, guilty of “knowingly transmitting malicious code with the intent to cause damage to a U.S. Army computer used in furtherance of national security.”
4 hours 47 min ago

Powerless: Puerto Rico faces weeks without electricity

A day after Hurricane Maria ravaged Puerto Rico, flooding towns, crushing homes and killing at least two people, millions of people on the island faced the dispiriting prospect of weeks and even months without electricity.
4 hours 49 min ago

UN Peacekeepers: Congo leads world in sex abuse allegations

In a yearlong investigation, the AP found that despite promises of reform for more than a decade, the U.N. failed to meet many of its pledges to stop the abuse or help victims, some of whom have been lost to a sprawling bureaucracy.
4 hours 56 min ago