Reserve Officer Training Corps

Howard University Army ROTC
Home of the BISON Battalion

2400 6th Street NW | Suite 115
Washington, D.C. 20059


Campus-Wide Announcements

University Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

The University continues to closely monitor the spread of COVID-19, also known as the coronavirus, as additional cases are confirmed in the United States and other countries. The University continues to formulate and adjust its plans as needed.

Transition to Workday - July 1, 2021

Workday is Howard's new system to manage HR and financial processes. On July 1, 2021, it will go live and replace all existing systems.

Students, Athletes, Leaders


Why join Army ROTC?

Leadership & Management Training

You receive world-class leadership and management training that can be completed in conjunction with your chosen major.

Full Tuition Scholarship

The ROTC is the nation’s largest source of merit-based college scholarships, which covers the full cost of tuition.

Commissioned as 2nd Lieutenant

You’ll be commissioned as a 2nd Lieutenant the day you graduate and earn up to $68,000 within your first four years of service.

Complete in 2 years

Reserves or National Guard soldiers can complete the ROTC program in two years while serving with your unit.

Stipend support

You receive a tax-free stipend of $420 each academic month (August - May), plus an allowance for books.