News & Announcements

A Periodic History of NROTC at the University of Virginia

Since 1890, the Cavalier Daily has been a staple of the University Community. Originally known as College Topics, the Cavalier Daily is a student-run newspaper totally independent of the University, dedicated to serving and informing the UVa Community. Over the history of this unit, they have closely followed the Unit and the Midshipman Battalion, from […]

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Students of University of Virginia (NROTC) Enjoy an Exciting Dining Out with Speaker Admiral White

On Friday April 4, 2014 UVA Navy ROTC enjoyed celebrating a tradition that harkens back to the Colonial Era of America.  In British North America and the rest of Britain’s dominions, when a ship returned from a voyage, the crew of the ship would join to celebrate with an evening of good food, drinking, camaraderie, […]

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Rear Admiral Kevin Donegan and Master Sergeant Cedric King Visit the University of Virginia to Discuss Leadership

Rear Admiral Kevin Donegan and Master Sergeant Cedric King visited the University of Virginia (UVA) Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps (NROTC) March 27 to discuss their views and opinions on how midshipmen at UVA can become amazing leaders. Rear Admiral Donegan began his portion of the discussion by asking how many of the midshipmen were […]

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University of Virginia NROTC Takes Lead in Promoting Bystander Intervention

The University of Virginia (UVA) Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps (NROTC) unit hosted an event here March 21 in an attempt to take a lead in promoting bystander intervention on campus in order to prevent incidents of sexual assault. In response to dialogue at a conference in February entitled – UVA: Sexual Misconduct Amongst College […]

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MCPON Michael Stevens Visits the University of Virginia NROTC BN

On Mar. 21, 2014 the Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Michael Stevens visited the University of Virginia (UVA) Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps (NROTC) unit to discuss foundations of success, and his opinion on current affairs in the Navy on Mar. 21. MCPON Stevens has served in the Navy for over 31 years […]

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Crewmembers from USS HELENA Discuss Submarine Force with Battalion

On Feb. 6, 2014 the Commanding Officer from USS HELENA (SSN 725) visited the University of Virginia (UVA) Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps (NROTC) unit to discuss the submarine force on Feb. 6. Cmdr. Jeff Lamphear, a graduate of the University of Wisconsin through the Navy Enlisted Commissioning Program, and LTJG. Andrew Hardy, a 2010 […]

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New Weights and Bench Press

Thanks to the Williams fund, midshipmen and staff can pump some iron right here in Maury hall.

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Fall Events

The unit this past semester has put on several events including the Marine Corps Ball, Navy Birthday Tailgate, and Trick or Treating on the Lawn. The Marine Corps ball was held at King Family Vineyard in Crozet, VA to celebrate the 238th birthday of the USMC. The evening began with a social hour and was […]

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Toys For Tots

It’s not too late to support Toys for Tots! Donations and gifts for the children are being collected by midshipmen on grounds and off grounds in locations such as K-Mart and the Corner. Each year the unit commits to providing support to the local Toys for Tots drop off location by raising awareness of the […]

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Military Attaches Visit UVA and Unit

Military attaches assigned to the Pentagon from ten different countries were given a tour of grounds and the unit as part of a larger visit of Virginia, Nov 19. Foreign Flag officers of South Sudan, Norway, Hungary, Bolivia, Switzerland, Sweden, Ecuador, India, the Netherlands, and Czech Republic toured the many historical landmarks of the University […]

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