Click on the links below for helpful ARNG and USAR information for ROTC cadets.

Soldier's Handbook to Education Benefits (2014). Topics include Montgomery GI Bill (Chapters 1606, 1607, 30 and 33), GI Bill Kicker Program, State Education Assistance Program (EAP), Federal Tuition Assistance (FTA), Education Credit for Military Training, and more.

GoArmyEd Hip Pocket Guide (2015). "Your Guide for Army Tuition Assistance." How to request FTA and enroll in classes, how to drop classes, TA requirements, TA recoupment, how to check your TA balance, and more.

USAR Cadet Mobilization Info Paper (2010). Explains the USAR policy towards non-deployability of ROTC cadets.

ARNG and USAR Non-Deployable Memo (2005). Explains the HQDA G-1 policy towards non-deployability of ROTC cadets.

PA ARNG Locations. Shows where Army National Guard units are located in Pennsylvania.

USAR MI Vacancies. Vacancies in Military Intelligence Units: Find a unit that needs your MI skills.

USAR Units Listing (Part 1B) (Part 1E). Find a USAR unit; lists units from across the country.

Upcoming Events    

High School Scholarship Applications   
June 14, 2017 thru January 11, 2018
Current high school juniors can apply for a
full 4-year scholarship to one of over 1100
colleges--including Shippensburg!

Apply online at                        

Fall 2017 ROTC Enrollment 
Thru September 1, 2017 
Incoming and current Ship students can get
started in ROTC with no testing or military
obligation. Adding a 2 credit Military Science
Course to your schedule puts you on the path
to leadership excellence.

ROTC Orientation Program  
August 22-24, 2017  
Incoming Ship freshmen who are starting
ROTC: get a jump start on the semester by
moving in a day early! Includes ROTC book,
uniform, and equipment issue plus overview
of ROTC procedures and training.

Officer-Ship Seminar  
November 18, 2017  
Join us for a half-day seminar on ROTC, Officer
careers, and a detailed look at the High School
Scholarship Program

Registration Form


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For Information:

ROTC Enrollment Officer  
Wright Hall 207

1871 Old Main Drive
Shippensburg, PA 17257
Telephone: 717-477-1896  
Cell/Text: 717-404-7092
Fax: 717-477-1783

Click here for info!

Current Cadets:
For pay, contract, and travel issues contact:
Mr. Byron Stouffer
Wright Hall 206

For uniform or equipment issues contact:
Mr. Rodney Oberbroeckling
Wright Hall 018

Army Links - Official Homepage of the US Army - Learn more about Army ROTC

Army Reserve - All about the Army Reserves

National Guard - Official website for Pennsylvania Army National Guard