What should I expect from the MEPS?
I'm taking the MEPS on the 23. I'm just curious about what it consists of.
Asked By: WV - 1/12/2013
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I just went to meps Thursday in Indianapolis, Indiana. First off it's the MILITARY ENTRY PROCESSING STATION. The first day you go you could take the ASVAB if you haven't already. If you score under a 50 your required to take the TAPAS test which is just a personality test nothing big, but you have to get a 74% or... More
Answered By: michael - 1/13/2013
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It's the Medical Entrance and Processing Station, you should expect to be examined thoroughly by civilian doctors, take a piss test and have your blood drawn. Expect to do a lot of waiting in line, a lot of it. After the medical portion you'll go through your chosen branch's liaison who will draw up your enlistment... More
Answered By: CPR - 1/12/2013
I went there last week... More
Answered By: Charles - 1/12/2013
Charles pretty much explains it. Be wary that they will check your criminal records right off the bat, for convictions, drug abuse, traffic violation fines. and debt. The medical conditions you will have to be careful about
Answered By: Sas - 1/12/2013
Ive been there three times and each time I was tempted to put a gun to my head out of pure boredom. I sat in the same chair for 5 hours last visit. Good luck.
Answered By: Alisha - 1/12/2013
urine test, blood draw, physical (ability to bend/stretch), plus physical examination. drink lots of water both for the urine tests (it took forever because so many people did not have anything to drink that morning) and blood test (it will be harder to draw blood if you are dehydrated.)
Answered By: dourdan - 1/13/2013
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