Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) scores
SEAL - GS+MC+EI=165 VE+MK+MC+CS=220 VE+AR=104 and MC=50
SWCC - AR+WK=104, MC=50
(For ASVAB 5, 6, and 7; use WK score)
(For ASVAB 8, 9, and 10; use VE score)
ASVAB Waiver Request must be submitted with your BUD/S
package to SPECWAR Assignments PERS-401D. The Candidates
Waiver request and the Screening activities recommendations
will be reviewed by PERS-401D before an ASVAB waiver will
be granted and orders issued to attend BUD/s
It is strongly recommended that you retake the ASVAB test.
Waivers are granted on a case-by-case basis.
If you have not enlisted, then you may retake it several
If you take the ASVAB and score high enough to enlist, but
not high enough to sign up under the SEAL Challenge
Contract study hard and plan to retake the ASVAB.
Inform your recruiter that you are serious about doing well
on the ASVAB, so you will qualify for the SEAL Challenge
Contract. Waiver requests are submitted to the Special
Warfare Community Manager by your local Navy Recruiter.