Hands off Ukraine! Feet too
The Blackwater founder Erik Prince made precisely that: quit USNA as sophomore and obtain commission via OCS couple of years later, meeting all BUD requirements openly using his Academy papers (scuba lisence etc). Details in his book "Civilian Warriors".That's risky at best. Assuming he drops and submits an OCS package he will need to explain why he turned down an officer commission through USNA. Simply saying, "I wanted a real college experience" won't cut it.