Service Commitment

 For those midshipmen attending college and NROTC on an NROTC Scholarship, the following military service obligations apply:

  • Navy Option midshipmen (does not include Nurses or Marines) starting their freshman year of college in the Fall of 2010 or later will be required to serve a minimum of five years of active military service. Additional requirements may be required for specific job assignments.
  • Marine Corps Option midshipmen will be required to serve at least four years on active duty.
  • Navy Nurse Corps Option midshipmen will be required to serve at least four years on active duty.

Midshipmen who pay their own educational expenses or have a non-Navy source of educational funding may participate in NROTC through the NROTC College Program. Upon graduation and commissioning, this individual will be required to serve at least three years on active duty.

For further information, please see http://www.nrotc.navy.mil/military_requirements.html