Mighty Hawkeye Battalion

Welcome to The University of Iowa on behalf of the Army ROTC Program. As you transition to The University of Iowa, consider the opportunity to take classes in the Army ROTC Program. You can do so with no further obligation to serve in the US Army. Our classes offer you the opportunity to learn more about the Army and develop skills to serve you as a student on campus.

Army ROTC Cadet Holding Sign


We offer leadership training and physical fitness.  

First-year students can register for courses without further military obligation.


Army ROTC Cadets in Formation on Court


Army ROTC Cadets at Homecoming Parade

We offer training, experience, and camaraderie found only in Iowa’s Army ROTC program.  

Our cadets enjoy a full range of Army training and social experiences; including color guard activities at home football games, Ranger Challenge Team, the annual Military Dining-out, and our Homecoming activities – just to name a few.

Army ROTC Cadets Posing in Costumes

Army ROTC Events


Army ROTC Cadets at Kinnick Stadium

we offer scholarship opportunities to qualified individuals seeking the opportunity to become Army Officers. The scholarships provide full tuition (in-state or out-state), $1,200 per year for books & incidental expenses, and a tax-free monthly stipend starting at $300 as a first-year student.

Simultaneous Membership Program

If you are already a member of the National Guard or Army Reserve, you may qualify to become a member of our Simultaneous Membership Program. As a drilling member of your unit, you will train with a junior leader in an effort to develop essential leadership skills and ultimately commission as an officer.

If you would like more details before you register, please call (319) 601-6861 / (319) 335-9187 or email us at army-rotc@uiowa.edu.  To learn more about our program, join our Facebook page – University of Iowa Army ROTC.