Overview

The Boston University NROTC unit is headquartered at Boston University, but also supports NROTC students from Boston College and Northeastern University. Our program is both challenging and enriching, and molds college freshmen into capable military leaders over their four years of undergraduate study. Read on if you are up to the challenge.

What we offer

  1. Full academic scholarship
  2. Monthly stipend
  3. Semester book stipend
  4. Free military uniforms
  5. Military and academic mentorship from active duty military officers
  6. Genuine leadership experience
  7. Unique military training in actual military units
  8. Military employment as commissioned officer upon graduation

What we ask of you

  1. Participation in military physical training (at least one hour per week)
  2. Participation in military leadership training (two-hour seminar on Wednesday afternoons)
  3. Enrollment in one NROTC military development class per semester
  4. Basic calculus and physics class completion for prospective Navy officers (excluding Marines and nurses)
  5. Maintaining a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale
  6. Active participation in battalion events and organization
  7. Interest in serving in the U.S. Navy or Marine Corps after graduation