The University of Akron
The 42nd OVB Color Guard presents “Old Glory” at a Zips basketball game. The Akron ROTC Battalion plays a role in many University sports activities.

Color Guard at Zips Game

The 42nd OVB Color Guard presents “Old Glory” at a Zips basketball game. The Akron ROTC Battalion plays a role in many University sports activities.

“ I have a lot of fun with my fellow Cadets. We do community service projects, play a role at football and basketball games, and do a really cool Veterans Day Ceremony every year. Being in ROTC gave me the opportunity to dive more deeply into the whole college experience here at Akron. ”

Oaks, R., Mechanicstown, OH

Lifestyle

Get to know what it's like to be a Cadet in the ROTC program on your campus.

Training and Curriculum

See the kind of hands-on experience ROTC Cadets receive. Whether it's in the classroom or in the field, your leadership training will benefit you more than you thought possible.

Events and Activities

The The University of Akron ROTC Battalion has events and activities that take place all year long, learn about them here.