Can celebrities get drafted?
Several really big time celebrities have been drafted. At the present time, the US military is not drafting personnel. In the past, being a celebrity did not preclude one from being drafted. Elvis Presley was drafted, and served his time in the US Army.
Which celebrities have been drafted?
Top 10 Celebrity Veterans
- Elvis Presley. “The Army teaches boys to think like men.”
- Clint Eastwood. “I was drafted during the Korean War.
- Johnny Cash. “That was the big thing when I was growing up, singing on the radio.
- Mr. T.
- Chuck Norris.
- Morgan Freeman.
- Humphrey Bogart.
Do college students get drafted?
Before Congress reformed the draft in 1971, a man could qualify for a student deferment if he could show he was a full-time student making satisfactory progress in virtually any field of study. Under the current draft law, a college student can have his induction postponed only until the end of the current semester.
Can I sign up for selective service at the post office?
You can register with the Selective Service System online at its website at www.sss.gov, or by mailing a completed registration form to the Selective Service System (registration forms are available at U.S. Post Offices).
How do you know if you’re registered for Selective Service?
Go to https://www.sss.gov/ and click on Check Registration.
Does fafsa register you for the draft?
Concerned students are right that the FAFSA registers most male students for the draft. Financial aid is indeed linked to registry with the Selective Service System. Students applying for federal aid who are not yet 18 do not need to register with Selective Service, but will need to once they turn 18.
How can I check my SSS number online?
Simply login to your SSS account on the website or mobile app and you will immediately see your SSS number. On the My. SSS website, your SSS number is located at the upper-left portion of the page, just below your name. On the SSS mobile app, the SSS number can be found on the upper-right corner of the screen.