A Higher Service

Army Reserve Officers Training Corps offers college students the opportunity upon graduation to serve as commissioned officers in the U.S. Army, the Army National Guard or the U.S. Army Reserve. ROTC enhances your education by providing unique leadership, management and resiliency training along with practical leadership experience. Our students develop many of the qualities basic to success while earning a college degree and an officer's commission at the same time.


in scholarship funds awarded to UM cadets annually


courses open to any UM student without any commitment to serve


guaranteed employment after college



Grizzly Battalion Alumni

  • ben gerard

    2LT Ben Gerard Class of 2019

    Ranger School Graduate May 2020

  • matt bowman, jane summers and mackenzie young

    1LT Matt Bowman ’16, 2LT Jane Summers ’19, and Ranger Graduate Mackenzie Young ’19

    Our graduates create bonds that last well after graduation.

  • group of cadets

    Cadets No Longer

    Grizzly Battalion is proud to welcome its newest batch of 2LTs to the ranks: 2LT Mariah Beckwith, 2LT Christopher Blaser, 2LT Joshua Hopingardner, 2LT Julia Troisi, and 2LT Patton Weak