Height / Weight Charts


Male Non-Prior Service
Table 2-1 from AR 40-501
Male maximum weight by years of age
Height (inches) Min weight at
any age yielding
BMI of 19
17-20 21-27 28-39 40+
60 97 139 141 143 146
61 100 144 146 148 151
62 104 148 150 153 156
63 107 153 155 158 161
64 110 158 160 163 166
65 114 163 165 168 171
66 117 168 170 173 177
67 121 174 176 179 182
68 125 179 181 184 187
69 128 184 186 189 193
70 132 189 192 195 199
71 136 194 197 201 204
72 140 200 203 206 210
73 144 205 208 212 216
74 148 211 214 218 222
75 152 217 220 224 228
76 156 223 226 230 234
77 160 229 232 236 240
78 164 235 238 242 247
79 168 241 244 248 253
80 173 247 250 255 259
Male maximum body fat by years of age
17-20 21-27 28-39 40+
24% 26% 28% 30%
NOTES:

1. If a male exceeds these weights, percent body fat will be measured by the method described in AR 600-9.

2. If a male also exceeds this body fat, he will be rejected for service.

3. Age 17-20 body fat percentage is 24% IAW SMOM 12-053 effective 17 May 2012.

4. Underheight applicants. Under height waivers up to 1 inch (for enlistment purposes only) may be approved by the Chief Surgeon for the ARNG (ARNG-CSG via MATS). If approved, a control number must be received from ARNG-HRR via the ROC. Per AR 601-210, paragraph 4-5(e), height waivers require a memorandum submitted with applicant’s waist, shoe, and hat size. Source: AOC Annex A Para 2-4.

5. Overweight applicants. The RJ date will reflect a waiting period of 16 calendar days for every 1-percentage point to be lost. Refer to Chap 8 of USMEPCOM Reg 40-1. Weight waivers will not be considered IAW AR 601-210 Para 4-5f.

6. Underweight applicants. Applicants with a BMI less than 17.5 will be temporarily disqualified and an RJ date calculated (to get the applicant to a minimum BMI of 17.5) if there is no permanently disqualifying medical condition present. The RJ date will reflect a waiting period of 4 days for every 1-pound increment to gain body mass. Refer to Chap 8 of USMEPCOM Reg 40-1. BMI calculator at www.nhlbi.nih.gov. Weight waivers will not be considered IAW AR 601-210 Para 4-5f.



Female Non-Prior Service
Table 2-2 from AR 40-501

Female maximum weight by years of age
Height (inches) Min weight at
any age yielding
BMI of 19
17-20 21-27 28-39 40+
58 91 122 124 126 127
59 94 127 128 130 131
60 97 132 134 135 136
61 100 136 137 139 141
62 104 140 141 144 145
63 107 145 147 148 149
64 110 149 151 153 154
65 114 154 156 158 160
66 117 160 160 162 165
67 121 163 166 168 169
68 125 168 171 173 174
69 128 173 176 178 180
70 132 178 181 183 185
71 136 183 186 188 191
72 140 189 191 194 196
73 144 194 196 200 202
74 148 199 203 204 206
75 152 205 208 210 212
76 156 210 213 215 216
77 160 216 219 221 223
78 164 222 224 227 229
79 168 227 230 234 236
80 173 233 236 240 241
Female maximum body fat by years of age
17-20 21-27 28-39 40+
30% 32% 34% 36%
NOTES:

1. If a female exceeds these weights, percent body fat will be measured by the method described in AR 600-9.

2. If a female also exceeds this body fat, she will be rejected for service.

3. Age 17-20 body fat percentage is 30% IAW SMOM 12-053 effective 17 May 2012.

4. Underheight applicants. Under height waivers up to 1 inch (for enlistment purposes only) may be approved by the Chief Surgeon for the ARNG (ARNG-CSG via MATS). If approved, a control number must be received from ARNG-HRR via the ROC. Per AR 601-210, paragraph 4-5(e), height waivers require a memorandum submitted with applicant’s waist, shoe, and hat size. Source: AOC Annex A Para 2-4.

5. Overweight applicants. The RJ date will reflect a waiting period of 16 calendar days for every 1-percentage point to be lost. Refer to Chap 8 of USMEPCOM Reg 40-1. Weight waivers will not be considered IAW AR 601-210 Para 4-5f.

6. Underweight applicants. Applicants with a BMI less than 17.5 will be temporarily disqualified and an RJ date calculated (to get the applicant to a minimum BMI of 17.5) if there is no permanently disqualifying medical condition present. The RJ date will reflect a waiting period of 4 days for every 1-pound increment to gain body mass. Refer to Chap 8 of USMEPCOM Reg 40-1. BMI calculator at www.nhlbi.nih.gov. Weight waivers will not be considered IAW AR 601-210 Para 4-5f.



Male Prior Service
Table B-1 & B-2 from AR 600-9

Male maximum weight by years of age
Height (inches) Minimum weight 17-20 21-27 28-39 40+
60 97 132 136 139 141
61 100 136 140 144 146
62 104 141 144 148 150
63 107 145 149 153 155
64 110 150 154 158 160
65 114 155 159 163 165
66 117 160 163 168 170
67 121 165 169 174 176
68 125 170 174 179 181
69 128 175 179 184 186
70 132 180 185 189 192
71 136 185 189 194 197
72 140 190 195 200 203
73 144 195 200 205 208
74 148 201 206 211 214
75 152 206 212 217 220
76 156 212 217 223 226
77 160 218 223 229 232
78 164 223 229 235 238
79 168 229 235 241 244
80 173 234 240 247 250
Male maximum body fat by years of age
17-20 21-27 28-39 40+
20% 22% 24% 26%
NOTES:

1. If a male exceeds these weights, percent body fat will be measured by the method described in AR 600-9.

2. If a male also exceeds this body fat, he will be rejected for service.

3. Underheight applicants. Under height waivers up to 1 inch (for enlistment purposes only) may be approved by the Chief Surgeon for the ARNG (ARNG-CSG via MATS). If approved, a control number must be received from ARNG-HRR via the ROC. Per AR 601-210, paragraph 4-5(e), height waivers require a memorandum submitted with applicant’s waist, shoe, and hat size. Source: AOC Annex A Para 2-4.

4. Overweight applicants. The RJ date will reflect a waiting period of 16 calendar days for every 1-percentage point to be lost. Refer to Chap 8 of USMEPCOM Reg 40-1. Weight waivers will not be considered IAW AR 601-210 Para 4-5f.

5. Underweight applicants. Applicants with a BMI less than 17.5 will be temporarily disqualified and an RJ date calculated (to get the applicant to a minimum BMI of 17.5) if there is no permanently disqualifying medical condition present. The RJ date will reflect a waiting period of 4 days for every 1-pound increment to gain body mass. Refer to Chap 8 of USMEPCOM Reg 40-1. BMI calculator at www.nhlbi.nih.gov. Weight waivers will not be considered IAW AR 601-210 Para 4-5f.

6. PS with valid PHA. IAW SMOM 16-008, Prior Service applicants exceeding the screening table weight standards must submit a DA Form 5500 signed by an E8 or higher from the gaining unit. Refer to AR 600-9 Table B-3 for instructions for completing DA Form 5501.



Female Prior Service
Table B-1 & B-2 from AR 600-9

Female maximum weight by years of age
Height (inches) Minimum weight 17-20 21-27 28-39 40+
58 91 119 121 122 124
59 94 124 125 126 128
60 97 128 129 131 133
61 100 132 134 135 137
62 104 136 138 140 142
63 107 141 143 144 146
64 110 145 147 149 151
65 114 150 152 154 156
66 117 155 156 158 161
67 121 159 161 163 166
68 125 164 166 168 171
69 128 169 171 173 176
70 132 174 176 178 181
71 136 179 181 183 186
72 140 184 186 188 191
73 144 189 191 194 197
74 148 194 197 199 202
75 152 200 202 204 208
76 156 205 207 210 213
77 160 210 213 215 219
78 164 216 218 221 225
79 168 221 224 227 230
80 173 227 230 233 236
Female maximum body fat by years of age
17-20 21-27 28-39 40+
30% 32% 34% 36%
NOTES:

1. If a female exceeds these weights, percent body fat will be measured by the method described in AR 600-9.

2. If a female also exceeds this body fat, she will be rejected for service.

3. Underheight applicants. Under height waivers up to 1 inch (for enlistment purposes only) may be approved by the Chief Surgeon for the ARNG (ARNG-CSG via MATS). If approved, a control number must be received from ARNG-HRR via the ROC. Per AR 601-210, paragraph 4-5(e), height waivers require a memorandum submitted with applicant’s waist, shoe, and hat size. Source: AOC Annex A Para 2-4.

4. Overweight applicants. The RJ date will reflect a waiting period of 16 calendar days for every 1-percentage point to be lost. Refer to Chap 8 of USMEPCOM Reg 40-1. Weight waivers will not be considered IAW AR 601-210 Para 4-5f.

5. Underweight applicants. Applicants with a BMI less than 17.5 will be temporarily disqualified and an RJ date calculated (to get the applicant to a minimum BMI of 17.5) if there is no permanently disqualifying medical condition present. The RJ date will reflect a waiting period of 4 days for every 1-pound increment to gain body mass. Refer to Chap 8 of USMEPCOM Reg 40-1. BMI calculator at www.nhlbi.nih.gov. Weight waivers will not be considered IAW AR 601-210 Para 4-5f.

6. PS with valid PHA. IAW SMOM 16-008, Prior Service applicants exceeding the screening table weight standards must submit a DA Form 5501 signed by an E8 or higher from the gaining unit. Refer to AR 600-9 Table B-4 for instructions for completing DA Form 5501.

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