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.


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

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 Hand Grenade Assault Course at Ft. Lewis, Washington.


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

U.Va. Army ROTC Cadets Take on the Ranger Challenge

A team of 11 cadets from the University of Virginia’s Army ROTC program placed fifth among 20 schools in the 4th Brigade Ranger Challenge, held Oct. 16-19 at Fort Pickett near Blackstone.

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.

Alumni Spotlight

Andrew Leyva ’06

Andrew Leyva commissioned from UVA in May 2006 as a Field Artillery ...

Danielle Summerhill Engle ’07

Assistant S3 Operations Officer, 2-224th Aviation Helicopter Battalion 29th Infantry Division CPT ...

Erik Norell ’07

CPT Norell commissioned in May 2007 into the Virginia National Guard. Upon ...