Army ROTC New Cadet Orientation Fall 2024

Welcome to the Jayhawk Battalion

Congratulations on choosing Army ROTC, we are happy to be a part of your path towards commissioning as an Officer in the United States Army. We invite you to attend our New Cadet Orientation (NCO) from 21-23 August 2024.

Sign Up for Fall 2024 New Cadet Orientation

Join New Cadet Orientation (NCO): A dynamic three-day training event to kickstart your ROTC journey.
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Join New Cadet Orientation (NCO): A dynamic three-day training event to kickstart your ROTC journey. Held at KU's Military Science Building the week before the school year begins. Connect with ROTC Cadre and Cadet Leadership, undergo medical screening, set training goals, complete paperwork, and engage in physical training. Don't miss the Cadet Command Fitness Assessment (CCFA) for scholarship contracting. Participate in these exciting events and prepare for success in ROTC!

  • The Cadet Command Fitness Assessment (CCFA)
  • Information Briefings
  • In-Processing Packet review
  • Uniform Issue. Please fill out the Uniform Pre-Order prior to arriving, button below.
  • Medical screening provided by Watkins Health
  • Sports PT

Important: Medical Statement for ROTC (.pdf) must be completed by 22 August 2024. If unable to meet the deadline, a designated day for Cadet Physicals will be arranged. Visit Watkins Health at KU or consult your doctor. Ensure the form is signed and stamped by a Physician or PA for validity. Participation in Orientation and program activities requires this form.

RSVP: To join New Cadet Orientation, complete the New Cadet in-Processing Sheet and email it to Mr. Lawrence Jenkins following the provided instructions. Save time by scheduling summer appointments for early in-processing and paperwork submission before NCO.


NCO Schedule of Events 

21-23 August 2024- Military Science Building (MSB), 2nd Floor

Events are currently being planned by our MS 3 Cadets (Juniors) and will be published around May 2024.  Stay tuned!