Joining an organization like A-12 is not a task to be undertaken lightly.

Simply put, Candidate Term is hard.

It is also extremely rewarding.

If you are interested in joining, you will want to know if it’s really worth the time and energy that will be asked of you, both during and after Candidate Term. Here is what some of our alumni have to say about their experience as candidates and members of A-12 Pershing Rifles: