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Air Force Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC) Program

Director: Captain Kevin Plascencia (
Telephone: (310) 825-1742
Fax: (310) 825-3055
Web site:

Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps (AFROTC) educates and trains highly qualified undergraduate and graduate students for commissioning as officers in the United States Air Force. AFROTC offers a variety of two, three and four-year scholarships, many of which pay the full cost of college tuition, books and administrative fees.

The program consists of a one credit hour academic course for first and second year students, and a three credit hour course for third and fourth year students. All students also participate in a weekly two-hour leadership laboratory that facilities application of leadership theory.

Students attending UCSB can participate in AFROTC at UCLA. For more information, please contact the UCLA Department of Aerospace Studies at (310) 825-1742 and go to the AFROTC at UCLA website: