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Prospective Students

Join Army ROTC

Experience a combination of daily active duty along with Christ-centered college education with ROTC at Liberty University. Participate with no military obligation.

Enrollment Options

Possible Status

Participating Cadet

Registered for class and are responsible for attending and participating like any other class.

Enrolled Cadets

These students are eligible to attend all extracurricular activities associated with ROTC, such as physical fitness training, leadership labs, and Field Training Exercises (FTX) which include rifle ranges, land navigation training, obstacle courses, and leader reaction courses.

Contracted Cadets

These students have been identified as possessing the character and attributes necessary of an officer candidate. They have signed the Army enlistment contract (DD 4/1, DD 4/2) and ROTC contract (DA 597-3 or DA 597) and are working toward becoming an Army Officer upon graduating with a bachelor’s degree.

Scholarship Cadets

These students have the same status as the contracted cadets, with the addition of a scholarship to Tuition and fees or Housing. They hold the same responsibilities, and both will commission with the status at the time of graduation.

Additional Documents Needed in Order to Enroll

  • Proof of Citizenship: Either a US Birth Certificate or Unexpired US Passport
  • Social Security Card
  • Medical Fitness Statement: DA Form 3425-R
  • Prohibited Activities Form: DD 2983