You can complete this online form to request more information about joining the New York Guard.
This Application Packet contains all of the forms and instructions needed to join the New York Guard, as either an Officer (appointed), or Non-Commissioned Officer (enlisted) member.
Applicants must adhere to the following standards to be elligible to join the New York Guard:
- Must be a citizen of the United States
- Must be between 18 and 62 years of age
- Must meet current New York Guard medical standards, including height and weight standards (Form 1308), which can be found here (Male) or here (Female)
Personal Identifying Information (PII) or Protected Health Information (PHI) should be transmitted only by encrypted email or through the U.S. Postal Service. The NYS Division of Military and Naval Affairs and the NY Guard are not responsible for pre-delivery loss, disclosure or compromise of PII sent by unencrypted email, non-secure media, or document delivery services other than the U.S Postal Service.
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