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Do you have what it takes to join ROTC and become a leader?

See our eligibility requirements below.

Not sure if you qualify, contact us to find out, each case is unique.

 

Want to know more, contact us!

Bill Kinsey
Enrollment Officer
Ferguson-Lincoln Bldg
(304) 766-3295
wkinsey@wvstateu.edu

ROTC Basic Course Eligibility:

Are you a student at the university?

Then you can take any 100 or 200 level ROTC class!




ROTC "Contracting" Eligibility:  Want to "contract" with ROTC and become a U.S. Army Officer, then you must meet these criteria:

Be enrolled full time AND have a cumulative GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale (2.5 if applying for a scholarship)

Be at least 17 years of age but not older than 34 the year of graduation (no older than 30 if applying for a scholarship).

Be a US Citizen

Never used chemical substances or drugs

Have good moral character (no record of criminal arrest or conviction)

No tattoos/brands on the face, neck, hands, or head

Pass a medical exam

Meet Army height and weight requirements  (use this 
calculator to find your maximum weight)

Pass the Army Physical Fitness Test (take our physical fitness class and we can help you to succeed).



These are just the basics, want to find out for sure?  Contact us!

Bill Kinsey
Enrollment Officer
Ferguson-Lincoln Bldg
(304) 766-3295
wkinsey@wvstateu.edu
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