Northern New Jersey ROTC at Seton Hall University

Welcome to Seton Hall’s ROTC Task Force Pirate Battalion! This program is designed to develop the necessary tools and skills needed for you to have a successful future, in both the competitive worlds of military and civilian environment.  Attain experience problem solving on your feet, strategic planning in a crunch, and complex management skills. You will be surrounded by a diverse group of individuals from various backgrounds and experience.


Seton Hall's 58-acre campus located in the rural town of South Orange, New Jersey, allows for perfect training resources and terrain. The campus is also only 14 miles from Manhattan. The University is home to eight schools, over 60 majors and about 10,000 students.


Task Force Pirate ROTC sends a number of qualified cadets to special training schools each year. Demonstrate your athletic, academic, and tactical abilities, and you may earn yourself a slot at:

  •           Airborne School
  •           Air Assault School
  •         Northern Warfare School
  •         Mountain Warfare School
  •         Internships at the Pentagon, Intelligence/ Law Enforcement Agencies, & Active Duty Divisions

Battalion History

Seton Hall and the AROTC program have a rich and exciting history that explains the great success in commissioning so many proud officers of various branches into the army. Click on the link to see why Task Force Pirate has gained a superior reputation.

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