Saint Augustine's University/Shaw University/NC Wesleyan College & William Peace University
Here a cadet is preparing to rappel from a 30 foot wall. His equipment is inspected to ensure proper operation. Cadets learn how to properly don specialized equipment and to properly inspect it.

Safety first.

Here a cadet is preparing to rappel from a 30 foot wall. His equipment is inspected to ensure proper operation. Cadets learn how to properly don specialized equipment and to properly inspect it.

The Falcon Battalion mission is to commission quality officer leadership forthe United States Army from Saint Augustine’s College and ShawUniversity. Our goals are to support the successful completion of allunder graduate studies for all cadets, train cadets to be confident andeffective leaders, and to produce officers of good character who live the ArmyValues.

Battalion History

In 1962, officials at Saint Augustine’s College began considering thepossibility of establishing a Senior ROTC on Campus.

Faculty and Staff

Cadet Profiles

Alumni Profiles