Lincoln University of Missouri
Cadets attend and participate in many campus events and activities.

Campus Involvement

Cadets attend and participate in many campus events and activities.


The Ranger Challenge is an opportunity for schools to "compete" with each other completing military tasks. In addition to a written examination where Cadets test their Army knowledge, there are physical fitness drills and field exercises. Battalions leave a Ranger Challenge with stronger bonds and sharper skills.


The National Society of Pershing Rifles gives Army ROTC Cadets the opportunity to develop to the highest degree possible. Cadets can take part in precision trick rifle drill teams that provide them with the outstanding traits of leadership, military bearing and discipline.

Commissioning Ceremony

Commissioning marks the transformation from cadet to second lieutenant inthe United States Army. It is a monumentous event held on campus and isattended by the entire cadet battalion, family, friends, university officials,and distinguished guests.

Military Ball

The Military Ball is a formal event held during the spring semester. Allcadets and cadre from the program attend wearing their dress uniformsaccompanied by their guests. The night consists of dinner, a featured speaker,and ends with a dance.

Field Training Exercises

FTX's are held once every semester. During these training exercises, cadetsget to employ the skills they have learned in the classroom in an actual fieldenvironment.