Cadets complete a Hand Grenade Assault Course at Ft. Lewis, Washington.


All cadets learn basic squad and platoon level infantry tactics before commissioning as Second Lieutenants.


Army ROTC cadets are offered the opportunity to complete challenging training courses such as the Basic Airborne Course in Ft. Benning, Georgia.

Find Your Way

Land Navigation is designed to develop confidence and self-sufficiency in each Army ROTC cadet.

A History of Excellence

UVa Army ROTC enjoys a proud history of excellence. Here Cadet Aimee Moores receives an award upon the completion of the Leadership Development and Assessment Course.

Skill Development

During Field Training Exercises cadets learn valuable skills such as basic rappelling techniques.

Push Your Limits

The men and women in Army ROTC have the opportunity to push themselves beyond the limits of a typical college experience by participating in courses such as Air Assault School.


CDT Miles Kirwin from the Cavalier Battalion completes the Army Physical Fitness Test at the Army’s Leadership Development and Assessment Course in Ft. Lewis, Washington.


Cadets complete a Leadership Reaction Course, an obstacle course designed to test individual leadership ability and problem-solving skills in a time-sensitive environment.


Night Land Navigation is a test of will, courage, and determination.

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