ROTC Events

Awards  Ceremony
Held each spring and fall, this ceremony recognizes academic, physical, and character achievements of cadets.

Contracting Ceremony
Students who are contracting are administered the Army Oath of Enlistment in the presence of their peers and families (if available). This displays the transition of an ROTC student from simply Enrolled to Contracted. It is the point a Cadets enters into a legally binding agreement with the US Army to earn a Commission.

Commissioning Ceremony
Held the day before each spring, summer, and fall commencement, this ceremony recognizes cadets becoming Army officers in the rank of second lieutenant.

Islander Challenge
Every spring semester we host the Islander Challenge to build camaraderie and morale amongst the Battalion and the high school ROTC programs across Texas.

Islander Warrior Challenge
This is a 5K run followed by a rigorous beach obstacle course designed to challenge the mental and physical abilities of our Islander community and the public.

Military Ball
Held each spring semester to honor a military tradition.