Where Can You Go to Sign up With the United States Navy?

Where Can You Go to Sign up With the United States Navy?

Where Can You Go to Sign up With the United States Navy?

Those who want to join the U.S. Navy as an enlisted sailor or a commissioned officer can sign up at the nearest recruiter’s office. Finding the nearest office online involves searching by ZIP code on Navy.com/Locator.

To join the U.S. Navy as an enlisted sailor, a recruit must be older than 17 but younger than 35; a U.S. citizen, resident alien or registered alien; and a high school graduate or GED recipient. The initial service commitment is four years but can be longer depending on position and training. A U.S. Navy commissioned officer recruits must be 19 to 35 years old and a U.S. citizen who has received a four-year degree with exceptional grades from an accredited university. An officer’s initial service commitment is three to five years depending on position and training.