Our Peace Corps Timeline
January 2012 – Started online application for Peace Corps service.
February 2012 – Completed online application.
April 2012 – Submitted college transcripts, fingerprints for background checks, couple questionnaire, other documents.
May 2012 – Interviewed with Peace Corps recruiter. Told we would be nominated but earliest departure time would be March 2013.
June 2012 – Officially nominated for service in Central Asia with mid-April 2013 departure.
August 2012 – Submitted medical pre-screening health history form.
November 2012 – Received email stating we would have to provide documentation for our financial obligations being satisfied during Peace Corps service (mortgage).
January 2013 – Submitted additional paperwork request from placement office (maybe to make sure at this point that nominees still want to move forward).
February 2013 – Followed up with placement office and was told we would here something in the next few weeks.
March 2013 – Officially invited to serve in Namibia departing late July 2013. Completed aspiration statements and updated resumes.
April 2013 – Completed medical and dental examinations and vaccinations.
May 2013 – Both medically cleared.
July 2013 – Depart for Namibia