Eligibility Requirements

Anyone is welcomed to try Air Force ROTC as long as you meet the minimum eligibility requirements. Please refer to the Air Force ROTC webpage for the full details on entry requirements. 

General Entry Requirements

  • Enrolled in the University of Minnesota
  • A United States citizen (or working on obtaining your citizenship)
  • In good physical condition
  • Of good moral character
  • 14 years or older (17 years old on scholarship)
  • Enrolled in our Air Force ROTC academic class and Leadership Laboratory
  • GPA: 2.0


You do not incur committment to the Air Force until you receive a scholarship or until the start of your junior year. This means you can try our program for up to two years and leave at anytime.