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NOLS Leadership Expeditions for the U.S. Naval Academy are field-based, leadership practicums. These courses are designed to support and complement the classroom leadership curriculum offered through the Academy's Leadership Education and Development Division. These expeditions are also available to cadets at other service academics and ROTC midshipmen. Please contact Anne Magnan at NOLS with questions about participating if you are not a midshipmen at the U.S. Naval Academy.

 

Current Expedition Offerings:

For current alumni expedition offerings, click here.

 

2015 Enrollment Procedures and Deadlines:

  1. Explore training options. Contact USNA - NOLS Alumni Representatives or NOLS with questions.
  2. Complete online application - Due January 31, 2015
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  3. Complete Scholarship Application - Due January 31, 2015
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  • Notify of program acceptance - February 9 - 20, 2015
    NOLS will notify applicants via email as they are placed on preliminary rosters for their first or second choice expeditions. Applicants whose first or second choices cannot be honored will be contacted and other options will be explored.
    There are four conditions under which the application fee would be refunded: 
    1. Financial constraints for scholarship applicants when NOLS is informed of withdrawal within 21 days of award determination
    2. Conflict with mandatory training
    3. Athletic excellence
    4. NOLS is unable to assign you to your first or second choice course type 
  • Submit student paperwork - Due April 6, 2015
    • Health form (forthcoming) - must be submitted directly to NOLS
    • Insurance Form (forthcoming)
    • Student Agreement (forthcoming)
  • Notify of course assignment - late March - early April, 2015: Character Development and Training will notify midshipmen of specific course assignment through summer training orders. Cadets at other academies or NROTC students will be notified by NOLS or through their chain of command.
  • USNA mandatory course briefing - Mid-April
  • Remit tuition balance and equipment deposit
    • April 15, 2015 for Block 0 & 1 expeditions
    • May 1, 2015 for Block 2 & 3 expeditions
    • Please review tuition protection plan (pdf) (includes option to decline)

Fax: (307) 332-8811
Email:usna@nols.edu
Mail: NOLS Professional Training
284 Lincoln St Lander, WY 82520

 

Naval Academy Wind River Range Leadership Expedition 
For nearly a month you'll backpack and move camp almost daily, stopping at prime locations to fish, ascend a 13,000-foot peak, or rock climb.

Photo: Pascal Beauvais

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