PLU ROTC

Are you prior-service?

Considering going back to school?

Ever thought about becoming an officer?

PLU Army ROTC is the educational opportunity of a lifetime, and it may be right for you!

To Qualify, You Must:

  • Be a U.S. citizen
  • Be between the ages of 17 and 27 (waiverable for non-scholarship)
  • Have a high school or college GPA of at least 2.50*
  • Have a high school diploma
  • Meet physical standards (APFT and DoDMERB Medical Physical)
  • Agree to accept a commission and serve in the Army on Active Duty, U.S. Army Reserve, or Army National Guard


*Minimum requirement. Higher scores will increase competitiveness.

ROTC Is A Great Way To Become An Officer:

  • Your education is fully funded tuition, fully paid for by the Army
  • Free housing for on-campus students ($10,300/year)
  • Possible to use G.I. Bill benefits
  • ROTC stipend of up to $500/month
  • $1200/year for books
  • Yellow RIbbon Program


Your previous military experience will take you far, and ROTC classes and leadership labs will help develop you into a stronger leader. If you're interested in becoming an Army Officer, contact the Scholarship and Enrollment Officer at 253-535-8740 or rotc@plu.edu.