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Virginia Tech Air Force ROTC (Detachment 875)

Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps

The Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps (AFROTC) program at Virginia Tech educates and trains qualified young men and women for service as commissioned officers in the United States Air Force and the United States Space Force.

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"Virginia Tech and Detachment 875 have made a huge impact on who I am today and for that I am proud to call myself a Hokie."

Cadet Brender A. Brandis, Det 875, 2018

Welcome to Air Force ROTC at Virginia Tech! At Detachment 875, we strive to uphold our motto of being the Best Alive in everything we do. Whether it be academics, physical fitness, mentoring, leadership positions, or career selection, our cadets find purpose through exceeding the standard in service to the Nation. Explore our program to find out how you too can find similar success.

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    Virginia Tech's Corps of Cadets is a 24-hour leadership laboratory that has produced military, public, and corporate leaders since the university was founded in 1872.

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    Aviation Wall of Fame

    The Virginia Tech Aviation Wall of Fame is a memorial recognizing Virginia Tech alumni who have distinguished themselves through contribution of service and sacrifice in the fields of aviation or aerospace.

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    Scholarship Opportunities

    Air Force ROTC offers scholarship opportunities for high school students, college students and enlisted airmen. In addition, unique to Virginia Tech, the Corps of Cadets offers scholarships for its members.