Expect Challenge. Achieve Distinction.

Being involved in clubs, sports, and co-curricular activities build bonds that last a lifetime and develops the teamwork, initiative and leadership skills invaluable to ROTC and employers.

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Semper Fi

Semper Fi
Climb to Conquer.

The Semper Fi Society, which draws its name from the motto connecting generations of U.S. Marines, trains hard and together to conquer conflicts, surmount challenges and overcome obstacles. Learn the small-unit tactics and steadfast bond building at the core of our commitment to success.

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Mountain Cold Weather Company

Mountain Cold Weather Company
Steps to the top.

You want that one-of-a-kind, out-of-the-box experience that can be found nowhere else training with the elite at U.S. Army’s Mountain Warfare School in Jericho, Vermont. MCW trains and develops cadets to reach their potential as mountain combat soldiers using the techniques of military mountaineering and the tactics of small-unit patrolling.

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Ranger Company
Tackle the tactics.

You don’t settle for the basics. You want to expand your light infantry and marksmanship  skills with the elite. See how Ranger Company cadets take it to the next level in realistic tactical environments, tough conditions and day/night missions.

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Artillery Battery

Artillery Battery
Ready, aim...

Hands-on learning is a core belief at Norwich and that does not end at academics. In the Artillery Battery, you’ll learn to safely employ and maintain everything from the M1A1 to ceremonial cannons. Skeptical? See the battery in action.

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The only way to truly know if Norwich is for you is to experience it for yourself. So come explore our campus, talk with faculty, meet our students, and see for yourself how ROTC makes the most of beautiful Vermont.

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Not sure which service branch you are interested in, need help determining if Norwich is the right fit, or confused by what ROTC offers you, reach out to one of our dedicated Norwich Admission Counselors.

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Whatever you think you're capable of, you can achieve here—and more. Learn how a Norwich education prepares you to lead in a career you love.

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Navy & Marines Reserve Officers' Training Corps


Jackman Hall, Room 103



LT Andrew Kline
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Capt Edward Pingel
NROTC Marine Officer Instructor
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