Military Science

Military Science Program Open House

April 13, 2020 

  • Time: 1:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Location: Horrabin Hall, room 103 

Students and Parents, 

Come learn about WIU's Army ROTC (Military Science) program as a great leadership development and career choice. 

You will have the opportunity to meet faculty, try out the rifle range and pistol simulator, talk with a National Guard and/or Army Recruiter about financial incentives to pay for college, as well as current ROTC students and the ROTC Enrollment and Scholarship advisor.

Refreshments will be served.


The Department of Military Science

About the ROTC Program 

The mission for the ROTC program at WIU is to Commission the future officer leadership of the United States Army and motivate young people to be better citizens.

WIU ROTC Benefits:
  • State-of-the-art facilities include ROTC indoor shooting range, gym with workout equipment, and cadet lounge
  • Federal and State scholarships available to cover tuition, room and board, book fees
  • Simultaneous membership program with the Illinois National Guard and Army Reserves
  • WIU ROTC clubs- Ranger Challenge Team, Drill Team, Rifle Team, Color Guard
  • Cadet Training opportunities include Ranger Challenge, Northern Warfare Challenge, German Armed Proficiency Badge, Cadet Troop Leader Training (CTLT), Cultural Understanding Language Proficiency (CULP)
  • Partnership with the School of Nursing to commission Army nurses