Granted clearance today


#1

I just got my clearance today. I am so happy. It is a DoD Secret Clearance.


#2

That is great! Congratulations! Can you post a general timeline? When you submitted SF86, investigation, last time you heard from anyone…


#3

How long was the wait?


#5

Around 6 months. …


#6

25th Nov 2017: Pre-processing - accepted offer
Dec 2017: 6 References and 3 Previous employers were called and investigator personally met 5 of them in person and 1 of them was called . My Landlord got a call too from investigator.
January 2018: Met with investigator and a Favorable CFD (Contractors Fitness Determination) was granted after met with investigator. Follow up interview
Investigation completed: 27th Feb
Clearance granted: 10th May


#7

Just wanted to tell you that I have foreign relatives and I am naturalized citizen but I disclosed everything in SF86. Never had any financial issues or drug problems or any criminal history. Have around 30k cresit card debt but never been late on payments.


#8

Can you post your start to finish timeline…congrats by the way.


#9

Congratulations. I wish that I will get mine soon as well.


#10

I just did. Please see my post on top.


#11

Congrats. Still waiting on mine. Over three years now…


#12

sorry about that…I sawit after I posted…again congrats


#13

Can I ask how you were contacted about it? I don’t know if I should be anxiously holding my breath for a phone call, USPS, FedEx or what.


#14

Your FSO will either call or email you the day he or she getts the “offical word”. Email has been the norm.


#15

I am deploying so I was given an official company letter stating that I was upgraded to level 2 (CAT II) which requires clearance.


#16

Did you get your interim secret clearance?


#17

No, Full clearance…