GETTING STARTED
RAIDER BATTALION

Upcoming Events 

Officer-Ship Seminar
Saturday, November 2
0900 
Ceddia Union Building
Shippensburg University

spacer image

Contact Information

Dr. Joseph Hasper
Recruiting Operations Officer
U.S. Army ROTC
Wright Hall 204

1871 Old Main Drive
Shippensburg, PA 17257
Telephone: 717-477-1896
Fax: 717-477-1783
mailto:jjhasper@ship.edu

spacer image

Army Links

www.army.mil
goarmy.com/officer
Army Reserve
National Guard

spacer image

National High School Scholarship

Apply online at the Go Army website.

 
You will be required to take a physical assessment test, conduct an interview with the Professor of Military Science (PMS), and complete a medical examination.
If you are offered the scholarship, you must pass the Army Physical Fitness Test and agree to accept a commission and serve in the Army on Active Duty, Reserve, or in the National Guard by signing a contract

Benefits

  • Full tuition and fees OR Room and Board
  • Can be used in conjunction with other scholarships
  • Receive money for books annually
  • Receive a monthly stipend while attending class
  • Commission as a 2nd Lieutenant in the US Army upon graduation
  • Marketable leadership skills and experience

Requirements

  • US Citizen
  • Between 17 and 26 years of age
  • Cumulative GPA of at least 2.5
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum of 920 (math/verbal) on the SAT or 19 (excluding the required writing test scores) on the ACT
  • Meet physical fitness standards
  • Agree to a commission

Commitment

  • Eight year service commitment
  • First four served on Active Duty or with the National Guard or Reserve
  • Remaining four can be served on Active Duty, National Guard, Reserve, or the Individual Ready Reserve