AFROTC Detachment 630 Kent State University "Information Night":

Why: Learn about leadership and Air Force Career Opportunities in the AFROTC program. Scholarships!

Who: High School Seniors and College Freshman/Sophomores

Where: 125 Terrace Hall, Kent OH 44242

When:  17 July 2018; 16 October 2018; 20 November 2018; 15 January 2019; 19 March 2019; 16 April 2019; 23 July 2019

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

If additional "Information Nights" are added, they will be updated here. 

Please let us know if you are interested in attending by clicking by completing our form:  Info Night RSVP 

AFROTC New Cadet Orientation Program (NCOP)


NCOP Handbook 2018

Why: Learn about cadet life and program expectations

Who: New Freshman and Sophomores attending KSU, UA, YSU, CSU, BW, CWRU, Hiram, Mount Union

Where: 125 Terrace Hall, Kent State University, Kent OH 44242


  • Day One / Tuesday, 21 Aug 18 / 0830 (8:30 a.m.) arrival / 0900 (9:00 a.m.) - 1630 (4:30 p.m.) / Terrace Hall, Classroom 1
    • Attendees: New cadets and family members (Family members can leave at lunch break)
    • Dress: Business Casual for cadets
    • Current cadets will pull new cadets at a prearranged time, giving family members time to ask questions or discuss concerns with cadre members.  
    • Our current cadets and staff will provide an overview of the AFROTC program, a briefing on scholarship opportunities, a discussion of what life is like in the Air Force and a question and answer session.
  • Day Two / Wednesday, 22 Aug 18 / 0900 (9:00 a.m.) / Terrace Hall, Classroom 1
    • Attendees: Cadets only
    • Dress: Physical Fitness Gear (PTGs), if issued; Physical Fitness clothing (conservative / professional in appearance)
    • New Air Force ROTC students will report to DET 630 to complete the in-process session that includes building cadet records, military training and physical activity.  Come showered, clean-shaven, well-rested and ready to begin your journey as a cadet in Air Force ROTC.
Required Documents:

NOTE: We do not have access to your transcripts or scholarship information.  You need to bring the items below even if you previously provided to the university.

  1. Print a copy of the AFROTC Form 28, Air Force Pre-Participatory Sports Physical, and schedule an appointment with your physician or the university Student Health Center.  Bring the Form 28 with you to your appointment and have the physician complete it.  We will not accept a physician’s version of a sports physical.  This form certifies that you are physically capable of safely participating in physical training.

  2. Print a copy of the Air Force Fitness Screening Questionnaire (FSQ).

  3. Print copies of all college level transcripts (official or unofficial).  This includes high school dual enrollments, community college coursework, or any other college/university level coursework that you have received a grade for.

  4. Bring:

    1. State certified birth certificate with raised seal or proof of US citizenship if born abroad (certified English translation) (ORIGINAL)

    2. Social Security Card (ORIGINAL)

    3. Bank account and routing numbers (a voided check or direct deposit form from the bank will work).  We need this information to begin your monthly stipend. (AF Scholarship Cadets ONLY)

    4. Selective Service Card (males only) (

    5. ACT / SAT Scores (can be unofficial, but name must be visible on form)

    6. AP transcipt (official or unofficial)

    7. Transcripts from any post high school technical or colleges attended

    8. Certificate(s) of participation or completion (if applicable)

      1. JROTC

      2. Civil Air Patrol (CAP)

      3. Eagle Scout

    9. (Reservists/Guardsmen) Air Force Guard/Reserves Documentation

    10. (Prior Active Duty Service Members) DD-214 (Copy 4-Member’s Copy)

    11. Civil Involvement information

      1. Type of civil involvement

      2. Date of incident

      3. Name and address of law enforcement office

      4. Disposition/finding/sentence

      5. Driving record (for documentation purposes)

    12. Other (i.e. Private Pilots License)



All KSU Cadets will move in on Sunday, 19 August.  This opportunity will allow students to be settled in dorms prior to the official start of NCOP on 20 August.  Students must complete the appropriate resident paperwork and have a housing assignment in addition to signing up and reserving a spot with AFROTC.  

If you have any questions please call the Detachment at 330-672-2182.

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Last Updated: 1 August 2018

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