GETTING STARTED
RAIDER BATTALION

Upcoming Events 


US Military History Course
May 18-June 12
Wright Hall, 1200-1400

Ship New Student Orientations
June 15-June 25
0730-0830 and 1145-1400
Ceddia Union Building (CUB)

Fall ROTC Orientation
For incoming Freshman
August 18-20
0900-1530
Ceddia Union Building (CUB) 

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For Information:

Dr. Joseph Hasper
ROTC Enrollment Officer
U.S. Army ROTC
Wright Hall 207

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

Click here to request information

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Army Links

www.army.mil - Official Homepage of the US Army

goarmy.com/rotc - Learn more about Army ROTC

Army Reserve - All about the Army Reserves

National Guard - Official website for Pennsylvania Army 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.