GETTING STARTED
RAIDER BATTALION

Upcoming Events  

Shippensburg Open House

Saturday, November 22, 2014
0830-1345 
ShipRec (Student Rec Center)

Register Online Here

High School Scholarship Deadline:  
Apply by January 10, 2015 at www.goarmy.com/rotc

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Contact Information

Dr. Joseph Hasper
ROTC Enrollment Officer
U.S. Army ROTC
Wright Hall 204

1871 Old Main Drive
Shippensburg, PA 17257
Telephone: 717-477-1896
Fax: 717-477-1783
jjhasper@ship.edu

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Army Links

www.army.mil
goarmy.com/rotc
Army Reserve
National Guard

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Welcome to the Raider Battalion


The Raider Battalion is the Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC) program at Shippensburg University. Located in the heart of the Shippensburg University campus, the Raider Battalion includes students from Shippensburg University, Wilson College, and Penn State Mont Alto.

Army ROTC is a leadership development program that prepares students to become officers in the United States Army. Students who complete the ROTC program are commissioned as Second Lieutenants upon graduation and go on to serve in one of fifteen career fields. Graduates of the program have options to serve on Active Duty--as a full time job--or as part-time officers in the Army Reserves or National Guard (one weekend a month plus two weeks of training each summer) .

For additional information about ROTC and the Raider Battalion, please use the navigation links to the left.