How to Join

Accurate and timely completion of the application is crucial for the approval of an Naval ROTC scholarship.

Steps to Take

Recruiting Officer

Contact the Recruiting Officer at Jacksonville University NROTC:

JU NROTC
Jacksonville, Florida 32211-3394
(904) 256-7486
bbell5@ju.edu

Start the application process as soon as possible.

For students in high school, the application process for the National NROTC Scholarship can be started as early as June between your junior and senior years.

To start the application, go to the following website:
https://www.nrotc.navy.mil/

Note: The application contains a section titled "College Preferences and Current Studies," and asks for your top five college choices. In order to maximize your chances of being assigned to the Jacksonville University NROTC Unit, indicate Jacksonville University as your first choice and a strong desire to attend Jacksonville.

College Program:

Apply for the Jacksonville University NROTC College Program if one of the following apply:

  • If you missed the deadline for the 4yr scholarship.
  • Did not apply for the 4yr scholarship.
  • If you are already a student at JU, FSCJ, or UNF.

NEW

College Program applications must be completed and submitted to the JU NROTC by Friday 11 December 2015.

Official transcripts for the spring 2015 semester must be mailed or emailed (jnsi@ju.edu) such that they are received by the NROTC no later than Wednesday 30 December 2015 (No Exceptions). Any application submitted will not be considered until the NROTC has received at least the unofficial transcripts from the spring semester.

Admission to Jacksonville University

This process is separate from the NROTC scholarship application.

Students should contact the admissions office at Jacksonville University for further information.

An online application for admission is available here, or you can contact the Office of Admissions for an application.

Jacksonville University
Office of Admissions
2800 University Boulevard North
Jacksonville, Florida 32211-3394
(800) 225-2027 Ext. 7000
admissions@ju.edu

 

Defense Medical Examination Review Board (DODMERB) physical exam

Scholarship applicants are required to complete a DODMERB physical exam.

Once your application has been completed, you will receive a post card from DODMERB instructing you to schedule a physical exam.

Once you have received this post card, please contact the DODMERB National Appointment Scheduling office.

National Appointment Scheduling 1-215-587-9600

DODMERB WEBSITE LINK