Norwich University Admissions rotc presentation

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Norwich University Admissions rotc presentation

  1. 1. America’s First Senior Military College Expect Challenge. Achieve Distinction NORWICH UNIVERSITY
  2. 2. Military Education History  1802 – West Point  1819 – CPT Alden Partridge American, Literary, Scientific & Military Academy  1916 – National Defense Act of 1916 Established ROTC
  3. 3. Military Education Federal Academies USMA West Point, NY 1802 USNA Annapolis, MD 1845 USCGA New London, CT 1876 USMMA Kings Point, NY 1943 USAFA Colorado Springs, CO 1954
  4. 4. Federal Academies Application Process ApplicationApplication ((Essay, Transcript, & SAT/ACT)Essay, Transcript, & SAT/ACT) Physical Fitness ExamPhysical Fitness Exam (CFA)(CFA) Medical ExamMedical Exam (DODMERB)(DODMERB) Nomination(s)Nomination(s) (State Representative, Senators, VP)(State Representative, Senators, VP) ○ www.congress.org ○ Nomination not necessary for USCGA Request Application March of Junior Year
  5. 5. Military Education Senior Military Colleges Norwich University 1819 Virginia Military Institute 1839 The Citadel 1842 Virginia Tech 1872 North Georgia College 1873 Texas A&M 1876
  6. 6. ROTC Scholarship Application Process ApplicationApplication (Essay, Transcript, & SAT/ACT)(Essay, Transcript, & SAT/ACT) ○ Must Apply to All Colleges Physical Fitness ExamPhysical Fitness Exam (PFT)(PFT) Medical ExamMedical Exam (DODMERB)(DODMERB) InterviewInterview (ROTC Commander)(ROTC Commander) ○ Nomination not Necessary Request Application March of Junior Year
  7. 7. ROTC Scholarship Benefits Norwich Pays Room and Board Cost to you 4 Years Active Duty Tuition ▫ Books ▫ FeesTuition ▫ Books ▫ Fees Uniforms ▫ SummerUniforms ▫ Summer TrainingTraining Monthly StipendMonthly Stipend ($350 to $500 per month)($350 to $500 per month)
  8. 8. Prepare for College Admissions Junior Year  Research  Request Information  SAT/ACT  Academies and ROTC Scholarships  Visit Campus Seek Out Opportunities Leadership □ Athletic □ Community
  9. 9. Prepare for College Admissions Senior Year  Apply Early  Retake SAT/ACT  Communicate with Admissions  Academies and ROTC Scholarships  Financial Aid  Overnight Visits
  10. 10. Norwich University  30 Academic Programs  The Corps of Cadets  Leadership Training  ROTC  18 Varsity Sports  60+ Clubs, Activities & Organizations
  11. 11. Norwich University A Cadet’s Life 0530: First Call 0730 – 0800: First Mess 0800 – 1600: Academic Day 1130 – 1300: Second Mess 1600 – 1800: Decompression 1700 – 1900: Third Mess 1900 – 1930: Commander’s Time 1930 – 2300: Mandatory Study 2300: Lights Out
  12. 12. Norwich University The Corps and ROTC The Corps ROTC  Lifestyle Choice  24/7 Leadership Laboratory  Hands-on Leadership Training  Time Management  Is a college elective  Mandatory for six semesters  Preparation for active duty Only about 50% of Norwich Corps graduates choose to Commission
  13. 13. Norwich University Application Process  Application – Online at www.Norwich.edu  High School Transcript  SAT or ACT  Personal Essay  Letter of Recommendation Whole Person Concept
  14. 14. Things to remember  Start early  Write a resume  Practice interview skills  Meet all deadlines  Do financial aid paperwork  Stay physically fit  Visit Campus and Overnight
  15. 15. Any Questions?Any Questions?

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