Reserve Component


RESERVE COMPONENT

If you are a member of the Oklahoma National Guard or the Army Reserve with at least two years remaining on your degree program, you most likely qualify for these benefits as a Simultanneous Membership Program (SMP) cadet in the Army ROTC:

·         A monthly stipend of up to $500 based on how much time you have left until commissioning.

·         Maintain eligibility for monthly GI Bill payments.

·         Earn an additional monthly stipend for agreeing to commission in the National Guard or Army Reserve.

·         Increase in drill pay to the pay grade of E-5.

·         Oklahoma National Guard will pay full undergrad tuition at OSU and reimburse fees through Federal Tuition Assistance (FTA).

·         US Army Reserves will cover tuition and fees up to $4500 per year though the FTA program.

·         Ineligible for deployment until commissioning.

·         Basic Training and Advanced Individual Training (AIT) may not be required to enroll in ROTC.

·         Oklahoma National Guard and US Army Reserve positions are available in the Stillwater area.

If you are enlisted or are considering enlisting in the Oklahoma National Guard or US Army Reserve and you are interested in commissioning after graduation, contact the following to see if you are eligible to be an SMP cadet.

Army ROTC

311 Thatcher Hall

Oklahoma State University

Stillwater, OK 74078

405-744-2046