HOT!! AFRS is conducting a supplemental 24OTSNRS Non-Rated OTS board on 26FEB2024 for the following AFSCs: 13N1, 14F1, 15W1, 21M1, 21R1, 31P1, 32EXF, 35P1, 38F1, 61C1, 62EXE, 63A1 and 71S1. Use the AFOCD to ensure your degree qualifies you for the AFSC(s) listed on your application and note that 71S1 applicants must list 71S1 as their number one choice for consideration. This board will fill remaining FY24 AETC requirements so all applicants must be able to attend OTS NLT 30JULY2024. Members who will not have conferred transcripts in hand and/or will not meet TOS/DEROS requirements to PCS by 15JUL2024 are ineligible for this board but may apply to 24OTS03 (June 2024). No waivers will be considered concerning TOS, DEROS nor conferred transcript timeline. No 180 day waivers are necessary, you may apply to 24OTSNRS even if you have, or intend to apply to 24OTS03/24OTS01. Applicants may submit AFCEP requests to for 24OTSNRS beginning 29JAN2024 and NLT 8FEB2024. AFCEP requests received after 2359 CST on 8FEB2024 for 24OTSNRS will not be accepted. Applicants must then have their completed application uploaded via AFCEP NLT 18FEB2024 to meet 24OTSNRS, no exceptions. The estimated release date for 24OTSNRS is 15MAR2024. For additional information and steps on how to submit an OTS application to AFRS, download the AD Air Force OTS Program Announcement located below.

HOT! 24OTS01 Select List/PSDM has been sent to MPFs (via myFSS) for secure release. Public release will also be on myFSS (search PSDM) 9 November, 2023 at 1400 Zulu.

HOT! HQ Air Force Recruiting Service is now conducting rolling CAD boards for the following AFSC's to be selected and ship to OTS in FY24: 15W1 (Tier 1 degrees only), 32EXE, 32EXF, 32EXG, 32EXJ and 62EXE, - Ensure the degree qualifies for the position(s) listed on the application by using the current AFOCD Appendix A. Applicants will need to have the qualifying degree conferred NLT May 1, 2024. 
Please email the Line Officer Accessions Org box with Subject line: 
CAD AFCEP Request and add AFSCs you want to apply for in the subject line.

 HOT! New AD Air Force OTS Program Announcement CAO 13OCT23 is mandatory to use for all AD USAF OTS Board applicants. 

 HOT! New FY24 AD Space Force OTS PA CAO 28 NOV 23


NEWS Constructive Service Credit now offered to applicants for two Space Force career fields 

FY 16 TO YTD AFRS LO Board GPA, AFOQT and PCSM Averages

FY 21 TO YTD Space Force LO Board GPA, AFOQT and Select Averages

HOT!  For all USSF boards, DO NOT email the AFRS USAF (RSOCL) org box. Only email the USSF org box for all Space Force documentation and questions. 


FY23 Air Force LO Board Schedule

FY24 Air Force LO Board Schedule

FY24 Space Force LO Board Schedule

FY23 OTS Course Schedule

AFRS LO Board GPA, AFOQT and PCSM Averages

Note: USAF and USSF - AFCEP access requests will only be accepted during the AFCEP request window provided on the current board schedule for the branch you are applying. AFCEP requests are processed manually after the AFCEP request window ends and the AFCEP link will be sent to your civilian email address. Please allow 1 week post AFCEP Request Window closure to receive AFCEP link.

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Post-selection Instructions

Active Duty Post Selection Instructions COA 25 September 2023

Active Duty Post Selection Instructions (SPACE FORCE OTS APPLICANTS) COA 27 October 2023

​Please use the attached Active Duty Post-Selection Instructions to identify your next steps in the process. In the attachment, you will find the Active Duty Post-Selection Form, the PRP packet needed for specific AFSCs - complete with form instructions, and the Base Choices List also needed for specific AFSCs. There is plenty of additional information available too, so please be sure to read the document in its entirety.


For All Air Force questions, contact Line Officer Accessions (AFRS/RSOCL).
DSN: 665-0340
Comm: (210) 565-0340

For All Space Force questions contact Space Force Recruiting (AFRS/RSOS)
DSN: 665-0530
Comm: (210) 565-0530

Email all questions and application submissions to the appropriate org box for the military service in which you are applying for. Emails sent to the incorrect org box may result in non-receipt of questions and applications submitted for USAF or USSF board consideration.


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