Scholarships and Benefits

Scholarship Programs

Full tuition and fees Scholarship, or up to $10,000 in Room & Board Scholarship, for each school year

$1200 for books annually

Approximately $6000 per semester under the University of Miami ROTC Housing Grant


Army ROTC Scholarships offered are one of the following:

■A conditional Scholarship offered through the National Scholarship Process in High School ( Requirements must be met upon entering the Army ROTC program to contract and receive benefits.

■“Campus-Based” Scholarships, awarded when an enrolled cadet meets certain requirements and demonstrates the necessary character of an Officer to contract within the Army.

■Conditional Scholarships, such as National Guard SMP, which differ in requirements than a standard scholarship.


Stipend and book allowance begin to be paid to a cadet as soon as they contract, while scholarships or housing scholarship may differ in years of full tuition and fees. Visit the Join page to learn more about this process.

Currently University of Miami undergraduates, contracted in the Army ROTC program are assured annual combined University grant and/or scholarship resources amounting to one-quarter* of the University's tuition for up to four years. Currently this equates to approximately $6000 per semester. Students must maintain continuous enrollment in the Army ROTC program and full-time enrollment in one of the University's undergraduate degree programs. No application required. Awards are made automatically based on information provided by the University's Army ROTC detachment.

*Assured amount is lower if the total of all scholarships, grants and /or stipends received by the student would exceed the student's cost of attendance for the academic year, as determined by the University Of Miami Office Of Financial Assistance Services.

Monthly Living Expenses

Contracted Cadets receive a non-taxable $420.00 monthly stipend.