GENERAL CADET AGREEMENT
. As the ROTC nonscholarship cadet named above, I agree to do the following:
. As a condition for membership in the Army ROTC Program, I agree to enlist in the
Reserve Component of the United States Army
(with assignment to the USAR Control Group (ROTC))
for a period prescribed by the
Secretary of the Army.
. I agree to enroll in the necessary courses and successfully complete, within the
FULL-TIME STUDENT AGREEMENT
. I agree to remain a full-time student in good standing at the educational
I agree to obtain prior written approval from the Professor of Military Science
ACADEMIC GRADE POINT AVERAGE AGREEMENT
. I agree to maintain, at a minimum, a cumulative academic
ROTC COURSES GRADE POINT AVERAGE AGREEMENT
. I agree to maintain at least a 2.0 on a 4.0 or equivalent
MEDICAL AND PHYSICAL FITNESS STANDARDS
(1) I agree to maintain eligibility for enrollment and retention in ROTC and commissioning, as defined by statute,
standard and the screening weight or body fat percentage required by the Army Weight Control Program as required of
active duty soldiers each year and prior to attendance at ROTC LDAC. These will be continuous requirements that I must
continue to meet until the date that I report to Officer Basic Course
or a Reserve Component unit and thereafter.
(2) I agree to undergo precommissioning drug and alcohol screening tests, normally administered during LDAC
(3) I agree to undergo testing for HIV
(Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
antibody during my precommissioning
NURSE CADET AND MEDICAL SPECIALIST CORPS CADET ADDITIONAL AGREEMENT
. I agree, if I am a nurse
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prescribed time, the requirements for the degree in the academic major stated above. I agree to remain enrolled in and successfully
complete the ROTC program, including LDAC and all training as prescribed by the Secretary of the Army or his/her designee, as a
prerequisite for commissioning.
institution named above until I receive my degree. A full-time student is defined as one enrolled in sufficient academic courses to
obtain junior and senior academic status at the end of each appropriate one-academic-year increment for the duration of my college
program. This includes the required Army ROTC classes, which may be part of or in addition to those courses required for my
degree. If I desire to transfer to another institution or take a leave of absence from the continuous performance of this contract,
grade point average of 2.0 on a 4.0 or equivalent scale. This grade point average must also be maintained for each semester or
quarter. If I am required by my academic major or by the school I am attending to maintain a higher cumulative and semester or
quarter grade point average, I agree to maintain that higher standard until the completion of the academic requirements for my
degree. I understand and agree that failure to maintain the minimum academic grade point average may subject me to disenrollment
from the ROTC program.
scale, cumulative and semester or quarter academic grade point average in all ROTC courses. I understand and agree that
failure to maintain the minimum ROTC courses grade point average may subject me to disenrollment from the ROTC
Commissioning eligibility standards, including the APFT and Army Weight Control Program standards, are subject to change,
and I must keep myself informed of such changes through contact with the PMS. I understand and agree that failure to maintain
the weight and physical fitness requirements may subject me to disenrollment from the ROTC program.
training, or as may otherwise be prescribed by U.S. Army Cadet Command. If the result of any test is positive, I will be subject to
disenrollment from the ROTC program.
physical examination, normally during LDAC training or as the U.S. Army Cadet Command may otherwise prescribe. If the result
of the testing is confirmed positive, I will be disenrolled from the ROTC program.
candidate or a medical specialist corps cadet, to complete a baccalaureate program from an accredited and approved educational
institution with an academic and clinical curriculum in English; I also agree to complete my ROTC training requirements by my
projected commissioning date and accept, if offered, a commission in the USAR. I further understand that if selected for active
duty Army Nurse Corps or Army Medical and Specialist Corps, I must first pass the professional degree and licensing exam
requirements set forth in relevant Army regulations prior to entry on active duty for my particular specialty. If a nurse cadet, I will
take the exam not later than 60 days after graduation. If I fail the exam, I must retake it within 120 days after the first exam. If I
fail my nurse licensing examination for the second time, I will be branched based on the needs of the Army.
Army regulation, and this contract, throughout the period of this contract. I agree to meet and maintain the Army Physical Fitness